A Republican lawmaker in Kentucky facing sexual assault allegations has died of an apparent suicide . Johnson vehemently denied the allegations at a press conference Tuesday. An autopsy Thursday morning confirmed it was a suicide. The Washington Post generally does not identify victims of sexual assault without their consent.
Keeping behind the acrimonious war of words in the campaign for Gujarat polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday urged all political parties to extend co-operation for smooth conduct of the Winter session of Parliament getting underway on Friday and pressed for a "national consensus" on the issue of simultaneous elections in the country.
Kahiye Police Academy and targeted officers rehearsing for Somalia's Police Day celebrations scheduled for December 20, Capt. Mohamed Hussein said. "So far 15 have died and 17 others were injured", Abdullahi Nur, another police official, told Reuters .
It's heading into the final stretch for The Salvation Army's Christmas Kettle Campaign and there are some concerning trends. "It's little things like that which we can help with". The gifts will be distributed next week to the parents of more than 5,000 local children. An early morning fire has wiped out food and toys set for distribution next week to 200 needy area families by the Meadville unit of The Salvation Army.
The Secret Service also spoke out on Twitter on Wednesday, confirming they had nothing to do with Newman's termination (aside from deactivating her access pass). She continued with a promise: "When I can tell my story, it is a profound story that I know the world will want to hear". According to Ryan, "everything blew up" when Kelly tried to discuss Newman's walk-in privileges and access to Trump.
The Foreign Office Spokesperson said Pakistan had submitted a comprehensive counter memorial document before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) regarding the Kulbhushan Jadhav case covering all legal aspects. Regarding the inclusion of other countries in Chinese Belt and Road Initiative of which the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is the flagship project, he said the project was for cooperation and connectivity and Pakistan and China were working out modalities in that ...
She appeared alongside the two other Trump accusers at a NY news conference: Samantha Holvey , who alleged that Trump walked uninvited into a backstage dressing area where she and others were in various states of undress at a 2012 beauty pageant Trump owned, and Jessica Leeds, who accused Trump of groping her when she sat next to him on a commercial airline flight in the late 1970s.
Republican senatorial candidate Roy Moore's spokesperson says the candidate "probably" still believes homosexuality should be illegal. Republicans on Capitol Hill have expressed hopes of scheduling a vote on their tax legislation before Jones is sworn in, but lawmakers are still struggling to devise a compromise bill to bridge the divide between the House and Senate legislation that can win majority support in both chambers.
North Korea has claimed its new missile is capable of delivering a nuclear weapon to all parts of the USA mainland. "But they have to come to the table, and they have to come to the table with a view that they do want to make a different choice".
FAKE NEWS!" More than a dozen women have come forward with claims of misconduct by Trump, who boasted in a video tape that surfaced during the campaign that he could kiss and grope women with impunity, because of his celebrity. The Melrose Democrat added that Gillibrand's record of standing up for women "should really terrify" Trump. This sort of Twitter feud could well be fuel for both Trump's base and Democrats.
As the authorities announced a public holiday on Sunday "to celebrate the victory", Abadi said in a speech at the defense ministry that Iraq's next battle would be to defeat the scourge of corruption. This most recent war of words followed consecutive announcements by Russian President Vladimir Putin and the head of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, Valery Gerasimov, who both claimed that the Islamic State group had faced a "complete rout" on the eastern and ...
Trent Boult captured his 200th test wicket as New Zealand beat the West Indies by 240 runs on Tuesday, completing a 2-0 sweep of its first test series since March. Tim Southee returned 2-71, Trent Boult 2-52 and Mitchell Santner, with his late brace, 2-13. Ambris earned a rare distinction in Test cricket when he was out hit wicket for the second time in the only three innings of his Test career.
He says: "This is Donald Trump on trial in Alabama". Moore, 70, has been accused by eight women of actions ranging from inappropriate behavior to sexual assault when he was in his 30s and, in most of the cases, the women were in their teens.
Trump's move on Wednesday to declare Jerusalem the capital of Israel and set in motion a plan to move the USA embassy in Tel Aviv to Jerusalem was celebrated at the party. "America is the mother of terror", Reuters reported, with hundreds roaming the streets denouncing Trump. The Wednesday decision stoked global outrage, as it declares Jerusalem Israel's de facto capital.
Security forces fired teargas and water cannon to disperse the angry protesters. NPR's Ruth Sherlock reports from the demonstration that for the most part, the protesters were peaceful. It also triggered denunciations from around the world, even from close allies like France, that suggested he had needlessly stirred more conflict in an already volatile region.
Temperatures are expected to drop to -4 on Monday and snow will be slow to clear in certain areas. A severe weather warning for snow and ice remains in place across much of the county today. Road safety chiefs are urging motorists, pedestrians and cyclists to take extra care. Please listen to local media/social media for updates on the status of the weather warnings and/or advice issued by the emergency services.
Trump's recognition of Jerusalem has infuriated the Arab world and upset Western allies, who say it is a blow to peace efforts and risks sparking more violence in the region. Many in the global community have been protesting since Friday in reaction to the decision. The Palestinians see occupied East Jerusalem as the capital of their future state.
Just before the gathering got underway, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson expressed America's backing for Lebanon's "sovereignty, stability and independence", while French President Emmanuel Macron called on Mideast countries to refrain from interfering in Lebanese domestic affairs.
Louvre Abu Dhabi announced that it will display a 500-year-old painting of Jesus Christ that has been attributed to Leonardo da Vinci . USA intelligence assessments seen by the New York Times and Wall Street Journal identified Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the heir to the Saudi throne, as the buyer of the Renaissance artist's work.
On Wednesday, Jordan and Palestine requested an emergency meeting between Arab foreign ministers to discuss future actions in response to the United State's decision to declare occupied Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Meanwhile, the Marxist-Leninist Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) cancelled its 50th anniversary commemorations to protest against the Jerusalem embassy move on Saturday.
Pope Francis has said the Roman Catholic Church should adopt a better translation of the phrase "lead us not into temptation" in the "Our Father", the best known prayer in Christianity. Francis also noted the many important figures, both in the classical and the Christian traditions, who have reflected on the dynamism of man, pointing especially to the Fathers of the Church and the Latin writers of the first millennium.
Saurashtra and Kutch have the maximum number of constituencies that vote in the first phase today and are seen as crucial. Rupani, who is the incumbent chief minister of the state and is leading BJP in Gujarat , is going to bag 78 seats while remaining 4 seats will go to others.
While India had specifically asked for the Indian diplomat to be present at the meeting with Jadhav, it is not clear if Pakistan has agreed to this yet. The ICJ halted his execution on India's appeal pending its final verdict. "Pakistan has agreed to facilitate the visit of mother and wife of Kulbhushan Jadhav and assured us of their safety, security, and freedom of movement in Pakistan", Swaraj added.
Some wind accompanied by rain or more accumulating snow is possible Monday night into Tuesday, the weather service said. Periods of snow or rain mixed with snow could bring up to 1 inch of snow to Dawson County. Check to freezing temperatures. There may be a few hours before sunrise Friday where the cold air and moisture overlap to produce light snow showers, especially south of I-10.
If Donald Trump Jr . met with her as she says he did to get information about his father's political opponent, that is collusion, or at least attempted collusion. Given all of this, the conversations that Trump Jr. may have had with his father both before and after this meeting are relevant to the Russia investigation because they go to the question of what Trump may have known about efforts by high-ranking officials in his campaign about contact with Russian officials and when he may have ...
USS Callister is the most eye-catching new episode given its vibrant colour palette and clear Star Trek influence. Netflix will premiere Black Mirror season 4 on December 29, 2017 . In this episode's futuristic world, a dating app (or "system", as they call it) not only decides who you can date, but decides when your relationship will expire.
Bloomfield Police said earlier over Facebook that there was an "active shooter" at the school, but amended the statement to "shooting". A police officer who responded to a mass shooting at a Florida nightclub and now suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder is losing his job.
Today will be the last day of mild conditions before a cold snap forecast to last until Christmas grips the UK. STORM CAROLINE is set to bring heavy gales, snow, and ice to Ireland in the coming hours as the extreme weather conditions make their way from the United Kingdom to Irish shores.
The UN confirmed that he will be staying for four days, and will meet with several senior North Korean officials, including foreign minister, Ri Yong-ho, and vice-minister Pak Myong Guk. United Nations envoy to break logjam? Analysts say it is unclear whether the missile survived re-entry into the earth's atmosphere or could successfully deliver a warhead to its target - key technological hurdles for Pyongyang.
The unidentified suspect shot at all officers on the scene, but Copeland was the only one hit - and the bullets struck parts of his body unprotected by body armor. "Today was his day off". "His picture is hanging in different parts of this police department because everyone here loved him". The body of Officer Kenneth Copeland is back in San Marcos after being transported from the medical examiner's officer in Austin.
Customers can point their mobile devices at key features around the Roastery to immerse themselves in Starbuck's first augmented reality (AR) experience, which is accessible through the custom-designed Roastery digital web-app platform or on Alibaba's Taobao app.
President Trump will on Monday announce plans to slash the size of two United States national parks, provoking fury from environmentalists, native american tribes and conservationists. But it's not clear whether this is something that Trump can even do: The courts have never ruled on whether the president actually has the power to shrink a national monument.
Conyers slid his hand up my skirt and rubbed my thighs while I was sitting next to him in the front row of a church", Grubbs said. Embattled Rep. John Conyers , D-Michigan, has announced Tuesday that he is retiring and has endorsed his son, John Conyers III to run for his seat.
The warrant was originally issued after Puigdemont and Antonio Comin, Lluis Puig, Meritxell Serret and Clara Ponsati travelled to Belgium in the wake of the Catalan unilateral declaration of independence on October 27. Catalans remain deeply split on independence, and several polls suggest pro-secession parties might struggle to win enough seats to form a new regional government.
But Trump reportedly put a wrench in that plan, telling Hatch over the phone, "Orrin, I really hope you will consider running again". Romney has reportedly been mulling a Senate bid in Utah for some time, taking steps after the new year and last summer to up his presence in the Utah political scene.
Audio will be available later today . It grew to more than 100 sq km (40 sq miles) by the early hours of Tuesday, consuming vegetation that has not burned in decades, the Ventura county fire sergeant Eric Buschow said. Four helicopters were making water drops to fight the fire but by 9:30 p.m. local time but were grounded after conditions were deemed unsafe for them to fly at night.
Neutral flag (also called white) - this is the flag of the Olympic games with five rings. "The Olympic Anthem will be played in any ceremony", said a statement on the IOC website. The U.S. Olympic Committee supported the IOC's decision. Russian President Vladimir Putin has previously said it would be humiliating for Russia to compete without national symbols.
One of his sons was also reportedly shot and taken captive by the Houthis . Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi called on Yemenis yesterday to rise up against the Iran-aligned Houthis after the death of former president Ali Abdullah Saleh .
Trump has also proposed ending DACA, a programme that gives legal status to " Dreamers ", undocumented immigrants that have been in the US since they were children. Since then, allegations against other big names in Hollywood and entertainment have cost many high-powered men their jobs, multiple media outlets have reported.
A small chance of showers is possible Tuesday , mainly along the beaches. A warm start to the week will give way to cooler temperatures and a bit of rain in the New Orleans area, according to National Weather Service forecasters . Between these two options, it's likely someone in Alabama gets a few snowflakes Friday . Wednesday: Mostly sunny; high of 44. Rain chances will likely drop from near 20% Saturday to near 0% Sunday and early next week.
According to the friend, Caitlyn said the two were planning to leave and she (Caitlyn) didn't know how to get out of going. A 17-year-old Florida girl named Caitlyn Frisina was found by state troopers in upstate NY, she was located along with the 27-year-old Rian Rodriguez who is a family friend and an assistant soccer coach of Frisina's father's at Fort White High School, according to the authorities.
Mr. Obama didn't limit his criticisms of Mr. Trump-while never mentioning his name-to the area of global warming, but also worked in oblique references to the President's use of social media. Back in the U.S., President Trump gave a speech in the Rose Garden after deciding to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate accord.
The New York Daily News reported on Saturday, December 2, that lawyers for the former Stanford University swimmer described his first trial as a "detailed and lengthy set of lies" and also claimed that Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Aaron Persky "neglected to tell jurors to consider lesser criminal charges".
The auto came "from nowhere and hit the whole group" on the sidewalk, the witness told the local media, adding that "the vehicle was going really fast" and he saw "bodies flying". Police say the driver then got back into his auto, drove off, jumped a curb and hit a group of pedestrians. "Suddenly I just see the white auto driving through the sidewalk".
Stanley was arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs, possession of marijuana of less than one ounce and speeding while going 87 miles per hour in a 65 zone. According to the school's student-athlete handbook, a player will be dismissed from the team following a third marijuana-related incident. Check back for updates.
While announcing the U.S. decision to pull out from the landmark initiative, Haley still praised what she framed as Washington's "long-standing moral leadership" in providing support to migrants all over the world, promising that its " generosity will continue ".
Tensions have been on the rise on the Korean Peninsula in recent months as Pyongyang keeps pursuing its nuclear program and missile testing despite worldwide sanctions and condemnation, while the USA and its allies intensify drills near the North Korean borders.
Full Effect has been supported by The Royal Foundation of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry since 2013 and supports children and young people from the area, working to prevent youth violence and crime through intervention and mentoring.
Narrating the incident, family members said six-month pregnant Varsha -who was earlier admitted at a nursing home in Paschim Vihar - was admitted to Max on November 28, where doctors told the family that her situation is critical and chances of newborns' survival are less.
Formula 2 champion Charles Leclerc will drive for the Alfa Romeo-backed Sauber team next season alongside Sweden's Marcus Ericsson . Giovinazzi, who served as Ferrari's third driver in 2017, has two Sauber race outings to his name, the Italian having stood in for the injured Wehrlein at this season's two opening rounds, with a best finish of 12th in Australia.