The race has massive implications for the battle for the U.S. Senate . If they win either chamber, much of President Donald Trump's agenda could be hamstrung and his administration would be subjected to greater scrutiny. Cruz and O'Rourke will debate two more times, first in Houston and then in San Antonio. From Cruz's point of view, the clip is damning of his opponent.
He had complained of pain in his chest while being taken to Kottayam Police club from the Crime Branch office in Thrippunithura in Ernakulam district Friday night, PTI reported . The nun has reportedly faced backlash for reporting the bishop to authorities. The statement said that the nuns have been influenced by some people to take such a step.
The lawyers said they made "important progress" in a Sunday morning call with Judiciary Committee staff members and agreed to the hearing even though the committee refused to subpoena Mark Judge, who Ford said witnessed the attack, as well as others she said were present.
It said gunmen were dressed in Guard uniforms and targeted a riser where military and police commanders were sitting. But in the hours after the attack , state-run media reported the Al-Ahwaz separatist group claimed the responsibility for the attack.
Ford agreed that she will testify after Kavanaugh, rather than going first, as she had preferred, according to a source familiar with the talks, but was unauthorized to discuss the talks publicly and was granted anonymity. President Trump tweeted on Friday that Ford or "her loving parents" would surely have filed a police report if the experience was as traumatic as she described.
The foreign ministry in New Delhi said its decision to scrap the meeting was to protest the killing of Indian security personnel in Kashmir and a Pakistani postage stamp it said was "glorifying" an anti-India separatist who Indian forces killed in the disputed Himalayan region past year.
Martinez, 35, was out for a run in the 1400 block of 11th Street Northwest when she was stabbed multiple times around 8 p.m. on Tuesday , September 18. Wendy Martinez , 35, was jogging in Washington DC at 8pm on Tuesday when she was attacked. Police and Martinez's family described the victim as an avid runner who worked at an Internet start-up FiscalNote , where she had recently been promoted.
Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif blamed the bloodshed on "regional terror sponsors", language that usually refers to Iran's enemies Saudi Arabia and Israel, and "their USA masters", and vowed that Tehran would respond decisively. The United States reimposed crippling sanctions on Iran last month, and a new round of even harsher sanctions targeting Iran's vital oil sector is set to go back into effect on 5 November.
The Republican-led committee insisted that if Ford missed a Friday night deadline to respond to the panel's latest offer it would hold a vote Monday on recommending Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination for the full Senate to consider. Ford has received death threats and has moved her family out of their home, the lawyer said. Committee Democrats also asked Grassley to share with them any transcripts from interviews with anyone regarding Blasey Ford's accusations .
While President Trump had been unusually restrained in his comments on Ford's allegation, during an interview with Sean Hannity ahead of a rally in Las Vegas on Thursday night, he criticized Ford's call for an investigation, saying , "Why didn't somebody call the FBI 36 years ago?" Judge Kavanaugh has issued a fresh rebuttal of the allegation.
She was airlifted to Mackay Base Hospital where she underwent emergency surgery. She also suffered puncture wounds to her calf muscle. Before this week's events, the last shark attack in the area was eight years ago. Witnesses saw a 3m great white nearby. It's understood she was bleeding heavily from the leg injury when she was pulled from the water. "There was quite a lot of blood around the boat", Mr McCauley said.
Mr Tusk, the European Council president, publicly dismissed her carefully crafted plan a the two-day summit, telling reporters that despite having some positive elements the blueprint "will not work" . Experts have warned that a hard border would be inevitable because the border would become an external frontier of the EU's boundaries. "A good relationship at the end of this process depends on it", she said.
Her relationship with the children wasn't immediately clear. The suspect also stabbed a man in the leg, who is thought to be a father of one of the children at the daycare, but it wasn't clear if one of his children was stabbed. alerted police to the assaults at a multi-family building at 43-67 161st Street. A 52-year-old woman is the alleged attacker. Charges are pending.
Christine Blasey Ford , a 51-year-old research psychologist who accused Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her, has denied a viral rumor that suggested she could have "mistakenly" identified Kavanaugh for another high school classmate.
Now, Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley has responded, telling Ford's attorneys in a letter of his own that he is willing to make the hearing private, but not to delay it past September 24. Colleagues and former students described her as competent and laid back, someone who is sure of her own footing and who balances work and family.
Syrian air defences shot down the Russian military plane on Monday, killing all 15 soldiers aboard, after Israeli missiles had struck the coastal region of Latakia. Israel on September 18 said Syrian antiaircraft batteries "fired indiscriminately" and failed to ensure that no Russian planes were in the air during the incident on September 17.
The Islamabad High Court suspended the 10-year sentence for Sharif and the seven-year term handed down to his daughter, Maryam, over corrupt practices linked to his family's ownership of upscale London flats. In the evening, the three were released from the prison, where many party leaders and a large crowd of supporters gathered to receive them, said Sen.
The chief military investigation department of the Russian Investigative Committee has launched a criminal case into the crash of Russia's Il-20 plane above the Mediterranean Sea, committee spokesperson Svetlana Petrenko told reporters. Foreign powers involved in the protracted conflict - including Israel and Russian Federation - operate hotlines to exchange operational details to avoid one side accidentally attacking the other's forces.
Duda extended the invitation during a one-on-one meeting with Trump at the White House that focused heavily on the United States presence in Poland as the country faces Russia's increased military activities in the region. "We're looking at it from the standpoint of number one, military protection, for both countries, and also cost". The two are expected to discuss trade, the military and security, according to the White House.
Keely Arthur of CNN affiliate WISC said about 50 police cars and the Federal Bureau of Investigation are at the scene . Madison College also sent out a statement: "There is no active threat on campus at this time". 19, 2018. There are 34 stores and restaurants in the center that were temporarily closed, Kautzky said. Police then took those employees into a nearby hotel to speak with them about the incident.
Trump repeated his support for Kavanaugh, calling him "such an outstanding man, it's very hard for me to imagine anything happened". She said she managed to escape once Kavanaugh's friend, identified as Mark Judge , jumped on top of them.
Ramadan also said the deal offers the Syrian government and Russian Federation one of their main demands, which is securing the highway that passes through Idlib and links northern Syria with other cities. Idlib and surrounding areas is home to over 3 million Syrians, and an estimated 60,000 opposition fighters. "Jointly with Russian Federation, we will spare no effort to free these territories from all radical groups".
On Friday (Saturday NZT), prosecutor Andrew Weissman said in court that Manafort had struck a "cooperation agreement" and would plead guilty to charges related to his Ukrainian political consulting work. Vin Weber of Mercury LLC, and the law firm Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP. Whether Manafort ultimately implicates the president remains to be seen.
Both sides were preparing to hold new talks on their tariff dispute. The tariff level will likely be about 10 percent, below the 25 percent announced when the administration first said it was considering this round of tariffs, the newspaper said, quoting people familiar with the matter.
Ford told the Post that she made the decision to come forward publicly after watching her story be made public without her permission. The committee's Republican chairman, Chuck Grassley, scheduled a vote on Thursday on whether to recommend that the full Senate confirm Mr Kavanaugh for a lifetime appointment to the nation's highest court.
She asked Petrov and Boshirov what they were doing in the United Kingdom, and the two men claimed that they were told the small town of Salisbury was just a nice place to visit. Last night a Russian government spokeswoman rejected the claims and suggested that the website must have links to Western intelligence agencies because its information about Petrov and Boshirov's passports had come from a database which was not publicly available.
The alert says that "injuries and danger to life from flying debris are possible". Storm Helene is forecast to impact the United Kingdom with powerful gusts reaching 70mph and heavy rain from around 6pm this evening. The spokesman said: "Helene is still over the Atlantic but it's weakening and we're a lot more confident of what's going to happen". A spell of strong winds is expected, initially mainly in the far southwest of England and across western Wales.
The 33-year-old broke the world record by the biggest margin since Derek Clayton beat it by two minutes and 24 seconds in 1967. "They say you can miss it twice but not third time". I had to focus on the work I had put in in Kenya and that is what helped push me. Gladys Cherono won the women's race in 2 hours, 18 minutes and 11 seconds, a new women's record for the Berlin marathon.
Traders say many investors are reluctant to take out big directional bets on sterling because of the uncertainty about where the Brexit negotiations are headed. He said the government was stepping up its contingency planning. - The UK Government will guarantee funding for all projects receiving grants from the EU's Regional Development Fund.
The new court filing indicates that prosecutors have taken a number of the earlier charges against Manafort, including a money laundering charge that could, on its own, bring a 20-year sentence, and folded them into two charges that would each yield five-year sentences.
President Donald Trump has been "overly criticized" for his response to the deadly storm that struck Puerto Rico past year, but neither the president nor his critics should be politicizing the tragedy, Rep. He was reacting to President Donald Trump's tweets that dispute the projected death toll from Hurricane Maria previous year. "My teams knew about it but first they will say, "no we cannot use them, ' months later water was no good for human consumption", he tweeted".
Mr Trump was apparently planning to spend a day in Dublin before travelling to Doonbeg, Co Clare, where he owns golf links. The U.S. President had planned to visit Dublin, and his five-star West Clare resort, on November 12th and 13th. According to Independent.ie , sources have said Trump's whole European itinerary is under review with the Irish trip definitely cancelled. RTE also said the visit had been cancelled.
A separate exit poll by TV4 also had the main blocs in a dead heat, but only gave the Sweden Democrats 16.3 per cent. "Even if the blue parties do a deal with the Sweden Democrats to take power, it will still be the same politics". Many Swedes began to worry about an erosion of "humanitarian values" as the Sweden Democrat party rose in popularity. Sweden's centre-left governing bloc is neck-and-neck with the centre-right opposition alliance in the country's general elections , ...
Howitzers and armored cars were also headed for the border with Syria's Idlib province on Monday, according to state-run Anadolu Agency, and the army reinforced 12 outposts on Syrian territory where Turkish soldiers along with Russians and Iranians monitor flare-ups of violence, according to reports.
According to sources, the Sharif family has chose to bring back Kulsoom's body to Pakistan , it said. Nawaz had been at her husband's side throughout his decades-long political career, which saw him become prime minister of Pakistan three times while facing military coups, prison and exile.
Beyond the damage from wind and high surf, Hurricane Florence is anticipated to slow over the Carolinas where it might dump up to 30 inches of rain over quite a bit of North and SC. On Sunday, South Carolina's state emergency management agency tweeted it was "preparing for the possibility of a large-scale disaster". States of emergency were declared in the Carolinas, Virginia and Maryland.
A "wide range" of Apple Inc products including the Apple Watch would be affected by proposed USA tariffs on Chinese goods, the company told United States trade officials, without mentioning any potential impact on its iPhone cash cow.
Woodward alleges the tweet was never sent because the White House received information from a back-channel communication with North Korea saying the country would take a pullout of dependents as a sign that Trump and the US were planning to attack.
As a rapidly strengthening Hurricane Florence aims at Southeast coast , behind it Hurricane Helene , Tropical Storm Isaac and one other potential tropical storm are all brewing. Besides devastating storm surge and winds, catastrophic flooding is possible from Virginia to the Carolinas. The system will move over the Yucatan Peninsula, and emerge into the Gulf by mid-week.
It includes news footage saying Tester helped write the bills, side by side with images of Trump praising their passage. Many people referred to Linfesty as the "man wearing a plaid shirt" till the time he was identified . An unnamed woman walked up and told the young man he was being replaced, as were his friends. He was barred from the Billings rally - but it's unclear at this point whether he's also banned from other functions across the state.
According to Xinhua news agency, Mr Li said that no matter how the worldwide and regional situation changes, China's firm commitment to the consolidation and development of bilateral ties will not change. "@FoxNews This is a big and very positive statement from North Korea". That's a big departure from February's parade, when it displayed its Hwasong-15 intercontinental ballistic missile , believed capable of reaching the US, and a number of other formidable missiles and the ...
Trump has repeatedly demanded that Sessions look into allegations of wrongdoing by Democrats and what he and his allies portray as an anti-Trump cabal that existed in the Justice Department and Federal Bureau of Investigation during President Barack Obama's administration.
He was carried by his supporters to a vehicle, clutching his side. Bolsonaro, who is known as Brazil's Donald Trump , is in stable condition, according to his son, Flavio Bolsonaro. The polls suggest he will get the most votes in the first round of the October presidential elections if former President Luis Inácio Lula da Silva remains blocked from standing, but he is unlikely to win a run-off.
Furthermore, just a year ago, Brett McGurk - the USA government's Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition to Counter ISIL (Daesh, ISIS) - called Syria's Idlib province "the largest Al Qaeda safe haven since 9/11, tied directly to Ayman al-Zawahiri [current leader of Al Qaeda]".
Just two weeks ago, Trump called off a planned trip by Pompeo to North Korea. (And Kim clearly understands how to butter up Trump , too.) That alone won't get us to an agreement and an end to the nuclear threat, but it's at least a step in the right direction.
Some 1.6 million residents across Hokkaido remain without power. In Atsuma, a town of about 4,600 people, 26 were still unaccounted for. Eight people are reported to have died, according to local media, while there are around 40 now missing.
The two men, shown arriving by plane by Iranian state television, were due to hold talks with Iranian President Hassan Rohani. More than 3 million people live in the Idlib area and U.S. It has also created border security zones in northern Syria and has several hundred troops deployed at 12 observation posts in Idlib. Trump shifted his public tone on Syria within a matter of weeks, as the US and its allies launched missile strikes against Syria in April over a chemical attack against ...
Only this time the stakes are allegedly much higher. The Times op-ed, anonymously authored and published on Wednesday, sparked a firestorm in Washington and a tweet storm from the president, who simultaneously accused the author of "treason" while questioning whether he even exists.
Both congressmen have pleaded not guilty in their cases. The announcement also signals that the Justice Department is paying attention to the growing movement to challenge Facebook and Google's market power. After the recusal, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein appointed Special Counsel Robert Mueller to lead the probe, which Trump calls a "witch hunt".
Defendants Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were entrapped by police officers who planted classified documents on them to disrupt their reporting into human rights atrocities in western Rakhine state, according to their defense. They told the court they had been invited to dinner by police in Yangon, who handed them documents. A number of countries including the USA, UK and Bangladesh among others as well as human rights groups have demanded the immediate release of the journalists, reported Al ...