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by | January 19, 2018 | 02:07

He was the GOP presidential nominee in 1996 and lost the election to Bill Clinton . The Congressional Gold Medal is one of the nation's highest honors. Previous recipients have included former presidents, including George Washington , as well as actors, entertainers, inventors and some foreign dignitaries.

by | January 19, 2018 | 02:06

Washington is the largest single contributor to UNRWA's finances and previous year donated more than $364m to fund humanitarian projects to approximately 5.2 million registered Palestinian refugees in the West Bank, Gaza, Lebanon, Syria, and Jordan.

by | January 19, 2018 | 02:05

Mr. Collins said he believes there is a growing body of evidence that Russian Federation interfered in the referendum. Investigation into Russian meddling in Brexit vote has produced no substantial results so far. Facebook's new search in Britain will require the company's security experts to go back and analyze historical data. "We would like to carry out this work promptly and estimate it will take a number of weeks to complete", Milner wrote.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:20

Democrats have been winning big in recent elections and the momentum doesn't seem to be dwindling anytime soon, which spells trouble for Republicans. In a special election on Tuesday, Democrat Patty Schachtner won the state's 10th Senate District, which had voted heavily for Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:20

This will keep Syria divided forever, leaving the Kurds fully dependent on US aid in the wake of increased regional tensions, while the USA gets another foothold for its West Asian geopolitical manoeuvring. News broke on Saturday that the U.S. was helping the SDF build a new "border security force". "Tear off the insignia you have placed on the uniforms of the terrorists so that we don't have to bury them (U.S.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:22

They were ambushed by unknown gunmen around Kagarko on their way from the city of Kaduna to the capital Abuja, Mukhtar Aliyu, a spokesperson for the Kaduna state police, told Reuters by phone. A State Department travel advisory urges USA citizens to "reconsider" travelling to Nigeria, warning that "violent crime such as armed robbery, assault, carjacking, kidnapping and rape is common throughout the country".

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:21

The Military Court ordered on Wednesday to lengthen Tamimi's custody until the end of her trial. The broadcaster said other members of the same cell were arrested. The mother was also charged with inciting to carry out terror attacks in her Facebook posts. Following the arrests, Israeli Minister of Education Naftali Bennet, who leads the right-wing religious party Jewish Home, said: "The women seen assaulting Israeli soldiers in the video should finish their lives in jail".

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:15

Analysts attribute the drop to concerns over possible new regulations, including perhaps a ban on its sale in South Korea , where some of the major cryptocurrency markets are located. Bitcoin is different from national currencies, which are supported by governments and central banks. While this moment could potentially be a short term pull back, investors can still definitely expect to see volatility swings going forward.

by | January 17, 2018 | 03:02

Trump called Murphy and new Democratic Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam on Sunday to congratulate them. Even though he's already had some pushback from the Trump Administration, the governor-elect says that he expect a new Hudson River Rail Tunnel during his term.

by | January 17, 2018 | 02:55

The suspect, identified as Christian Thomas McCall , 47, was also shot and was in custody, Faris said. Four South Carolina police officers were shot after responding to a domestic violence call early Tuesday morning (Jan. A suspect then opened fire on the officers, injuring one. The sheriff says two hours later McCall ambushed York County Det. The first law enforcement officer arrived at 10:20 p.m.

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:26

Florida authorities said the boat caught fire, affecting 50 passengers who had to head to the nearby shore after a rescue operation in the Tampa Bay area. "If they were out any further this could have been a tragedy, certainly a different ending than this", Chief Jerry DeCanio said. The incident brought a large air and sea response by the Coast Guard and local authorities, and Pasco sheriff's officers are investigating the fire.

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:27

The opener stuck around to break his team mate Alex Hales' England ODI record of 171 by reaching 180, before he was dismissed. "They got off to an absolute flyer", Smith said. It is incredibly special - I don't really have too many words right now. On the mood in the dressing room, the hard-hitting batsman said that its tough but the good start in the ODI series has brightened up the atmosphere.

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:22

Trump also slapped new sanctions on 14 Iranian corporations and individuals connected to Iran's ballistic missile program. Iran has said that the nuclear deal is not renegotiable, and it will stick to the accord as long as the other signatories respect it but will "shred" the deal if Washington pulls out.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:36

Another former Masters champion, Immelman, who has been struggling for a while, bogeyed five holes before a double-bogey on 18 completed a round to forget. "I just can't believe it to be honest", Paisley said at the trophy presentation. Going head-to-head against Branden, in his home country with pretty much everyone in the crowd on his side was tough but I just played great.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:39

A second bus transported the passengers to their destinations, a Greyhound spokeswoman said. The suspect is in custody, and motorists are advised to avoid the area while the investigation is ongoing. It's still not known of Vargas-Rosas was actually armed. He is in the country illegally, Schmaling said, noting that he had been deported to Mexico some time ago.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:40

Meanwhile, tax professionals say there are some other things you need to do now to get ready for tax season next year. The IRS doesn't expect that to change much under the new tax law given the preference filers have shown for getting big refunds, rather than just breaking even or having to cut a new check to Uncle Sam when they file their returns.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:36

Geological Survey reported. A 7.1-magnitude natural disaster 124 kilometers southwest of the town of Puquio off the coast of Peru, according to the U.S. People in Lomas were evacuating, Osorio stated. The center later issued a bulletin saying no such waves were detected and the threat had passed. The powerful natural disaster struck off Peru's coast early Sunday, tumbling adobe homes in small, rural towns, officials said.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:38

Mr Bruce said: "If you look very closely, the table suddenly just goes "woomf" and the crown "woomf" and the crown jeweller is left there with nothing and she says, "well you know, it's my crown". "But once you put it on, it stays", she said. "So there are some disadvantages to crowns , but otherwise they're quite important things". "Horrible", she said of the ride in the four-tonne carriage from Buckingham Palace to Westminster Abbey, where English monarchs have been crowned since 1066.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:34

When asked what she would say to the suspect, Noman added: "What you're doing is way wrong. You should not act like this". Afterward, according to Sidhu, the girl noticed a 12-inch cut from the bottom up on the back of her hijab . "For something like this to happen to one of our kids here is piercing to my heart", said TDSB spokesperson Shari Schwartz-Maltz. Toronto Constable Jennifferjit Sidhu says they are looking for a suspect in his 20s.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:33

Cold weather is forecast for the weekend, but with sunny periods and only light snowfall. A low of -12 C is expected. "What could occur is a build-up of water and ice behind bridges, culverts, piers or bends in a river channel", spokesperson Rehana Rajabali told CTV News Toronto.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:32

Iranian Minister of Cooperative, Labor and Welfare Ali Rabiee earlier said the country will continue the operation to find the bodies of the crew members. But the Sanchi , carrying almost 1 million barrels of a gassy, ultra-light oil bound for South Korea, burst into flames. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani sent messages of condolence to the families of the crew and called for an investigation into the accident, Iranian state media reported.

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:32

Instead, just as Attorney General Jeff Sessions had before the Senate intelligence committee in June, they simply said they could not recall what had happened. The senator then accused Durbin of misrepresenting what happened at the meeting. Cotton said , "I didn't hear that word either. We're Americans", she told CNN's Jake Tapper .

by | January 15, 2018 | 00:24

The White House issued a statement on the false alarm , noting that United States President Donald Trump had been briefed on the incident. Hawaii's Emergency Management Agency administrator, Vern Miyagi , is taking responsibility for an errant alert about an imminent missile strike Saturday.

by | January 14, 2018 | 00:38

The senior apex court judge was here to attend the eastern regional meet of the state legal services authorities. The open revolt of the Supreme Court's four most senior judges is certainly unprecedented, but only time will tell whether it is a revolution or a mere storm in a teacup.

by | January 14, 2018 | 00:38

Embassy to the Nine Elms location in Wandsworth, London . President Donald Trump has once again cancelled a trip to London , this time offering as a reason President Barack Obama made a bad real estate deal by moving the US embassy in the United Kingdom into a bigger building.

by | January 14, 2018 | 00:38

Syrian human rights monitors warn of mounting atrocities in Syria's designated de-escalation zones, with schools, hospitals and rescue centres in Idlib and Eastern Ghouta confronting systematic targeting by Syrian regime and Russian warplanes.

by | January 14, 2018 | 00:35

He said the tremendous strengthening of ties on all fronts would in due course "will see a reflection of that more often in the voting of India in global forums". Modi and Netanyahu will have their official delegation level talks in New Delhi on January 15. On Tuesday, Netanyahu and his wife will fly to Agra for a visit to the Taj Mahal .

by | January 13, 2018 | 01:47

They were euphemistically referred to as "comfort women". "I think the victims will forgive and this issue can be completely resolved when Japan accepts the truth, make a heartfelt apology to the victims, learn lessons and cooperate with the global community in preventing recurrence of such a thing".

by | January 13, 2018 | 01:44

Despite this, Trump tweeted out portions of the poll on Thursday. That's significantly different from an earlier AJC poll in January 2017, which found Georgia voters split in their views of Trump. Even worse, an unbelievable 57 percent of respondents said Trump is "not fit for office" and 69 percent said he isn't "level-headed". About 85 percent of Georgia voters who voted for Trump in 2016 approve of his work in his first year in office, the report said.

by | January 13, 2018 | 01:46

The International Date Line zig-zags from the North Pole to the South Pole through the sparsely populated Pacific Ocean. Flight HA446 wasn't the only flight that time-travelled from 2018 to 2017. But because of the minor delay, the passengers got to ring in the new year one extra time. Another commenter remembered taking a similar flight from Australia.

by | January 13, 2018 | 01:36

Bloomberg , citing a US official and two congressional aides familiar with the launch, that the Falcon 9's second-stage booster section failed. Despite the lack of government comment, officials from SpaceX and Northrop Grumman have a cache of video images and other information about the sequence of events during Sunday's launch.

by | January 12, 2018 | 03:33

In Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House , author Michael Wolff has questioned Trump's mental fitness, portraying him as child-like with a short attention span. Trump is defending his intelligence and ability to lead with Tweets. But Wolff told MSNBC's "Morning Joe": "it was not directed at Manafort, it was directed directly at Don.

by | January 11, 2018 | 09:04

An explosive innings from the opener - who scored 86 off 71 balls - ensured New Zealand carried a 2-0 lead into into the third ODI at Dunedin with an eight-wicket win. They reached that with 7 balls to spare with Guptill unbeaten on 86 and Ross Taylor 45. Earlier, Pakistan had won the toss and opted to bat first.

by | January 10, 2018 | 02:04

In addition to the call with Megahed, three other audio recordings of strikingly similar telephone conversations with the same intelligence agent, Capt. Israel considers Jerusalem its eternal capital, while Palestinians want the capital of an independent state of theirs to be in the city's eastern sector, which Israel captured in the 1967 Middle East war and annexed in a move never recognised internationally.

by | January 10, 2018 | 02:05

ESPN told The Associated Pressthat it has attempted to set up an interview with Trump during Monday's game but is not hopeful that he will agree to be interviewed. But the president's eldest son Donald Trump Jr. denied there had been any jeering. Trump is the first sitting president to attend a college football game since Barack Obama attended the 2011 Army-Navy game.

by | January 10, 2018 | 02:02

An indictment charges the 57-year-old assemblywoman representing Bay Ridge, Coney Island, Dyker Heights and other nearby communities, with two counts of wire fraud, one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud, four counts of making false statements , two counts of bankruptcy fraud, one count of witness tampering and one count of conspiracy to obstruct justice.

by | January 10, 2018 | 02:04

Hargrave also expressed frustration that "performance goals" were cited as the reason for the raise when teachers are responsible for helping the school system reach those goals. "You need to leave, or I'm going to remove you", the unidentified marshal says on the video. "I don't think it needed to come to the extreme that it came to", she said .

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:54

George's Chapel at Windsor Castle, just outside London, on 19 May, with the bride-to-be admitting she was "so excited" for the nuptials. Reprezent seeks to prepare participants with the tools to establish careers in the broadcast and music industries and further their education and employment opportunities.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:56

The Israeli Strategic Affairs Ministry on Sunday published a "blacklist" containing names of 20 BDS-linked organizations from around the world who will be banned from entering the country . Interior Minister Arye Dery said the organizations on the list are trying to exploit Israel's law and hospitality and "defame the country". "I will act against this by every means".

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:57

Other online degree programs at WIU include the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Completion program, Master of Arts in Law Enforcement and Justice Administration, Master of Science - Instructional Design and Technology, Master's of Business Administration, which is also included in the 2018 U.S.