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by | November 12, 2019 | 01:10

Masked protesters continued to try to block other intersections in the area, and police responded with pepper spray, hitting some bystanders as well. Rioters committed organized destructive acts, assaulted police officers and blocked traffic in various districts of Hong Kong , the statement said.

by | November 11, 2019 | 01:33

Eventually, clouds will start to move in as the pre-dawn hours approach. Temperatures are starting in the upper 30s to middle 40s. Snow showers will move in from the west, and precipitation chances will increase for the afternoon and evening.

by | November 11, 2019 | 00:34

But the most striking development could be the rise of the far-right Vox party, which might even jump to third-largest in Parliament, according to recent polling. The crowd responded by chanting "Torra to the dungeon". In the previous general election, the 75.79% of the total electoral census went to vote, one of the highest turnout since democracy was restored in Spain four decades ago.

by | November 11, 2019 | 02:23

U.S. presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren has criticised Amazon Founder and CEO Jeff Bezos and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg after reports surfaced that Bezos called the billionaire businessman to launch a 2020 presidential bid.

by | November 10, 2019 | 02:04

In recent weeks Jordan has been a near-constant attendee at closed-door depositions of witnesses, talking frequently to reporters afterward and defending the president on television. The impeachment inquiry , which House Speaker Nancy Pelosi initiated late September over a complaint by an anonymous whistleblower, is looking into White House's alleged efforts to withhold a military aid to have Ukraine investigate a Trump's political rival Joe Biden .

by | November 10, 2019 | 02:17

He also said that so-called "porohobots" were actively involved in the campaign against the ex-ambassador, according to the text of Kent's testimony in the House of Representatives Committee, according to the Voice of America . On all three occasions, according to the transcript of his deposition, he said he did not get a response from Pompeo. "I think at that point I said, well, you know".

by | November 10, 2019 | 01:49

For Steinmeier, "a new wall has arisen that cuts through our country - a wall of frustration, a wall of anger and hate". In a speech delivered in a chapel that is part of a Berlin Wall memorial in the German capital, Chancellor Angela Merkel remembered those who were killed or suffered repression "because they were seeking freedom".

by | November 09, 2019 | 02:13

He ultimately decided against a run, citing in part the apparent strength of former Vice President Joe Biden , a fellow moderate. All is not well in the Democratic Party's quest for a presidential nominee. This source also said these are "unprecedented times " and that Bloomberg is concerned about what he's seeing both from Democrats and President Donald Trump .

by | November 09, 2019 | 00:51

They also wore masks in a snub of a government ban last month on the wearing of facial coverings at rallies. He later died in hospital. But Mr Chow's death is expected to fuel more anger at the police, who are already under pressure as Hong Kong faces its worst crisis in decades.

by | November 09, 2019 | 00:48

It was previously thought that early humans could only killed mammoths that had been trapped or hurt. He had several wound marks, which led researchers to believe that this mammoth was hunted repeatedly over time. Remains of two other species that disappeared in the Americas - a horse and a camel - were also found. The land where the ancient pits and trapped mammoths were found is located in the neighborhood of Tultepec, a few miles north of Mexico City .

by | November 09, 2019 | 01:28

Yves-Francois Blanchet, head of the Bloc Quebecois, a down-and-out party that scored a big comeback on Monday, said he could work with the new government if the interests of French-speaking Quebec are preserved. Ms. Gladu criticized Mr. Scheer's communications team and said his handling of questions on abortion, a target the Liberals exploited during the campaign, should have been dealt with earlier in the campaign.

by | November 09, 2019 | 01:23

Bolton's decision not to appear voluntarily, but we have no interest in allowing the administration to play rope-a-dope with us in the courts for months", the House Intelligence official said. The White House claims the release of two transcripts Tuesday shows "there is even less evidence" for impeachment than previously thought. On Wednesday - a week ahead of his scheduled public hearing - House Democrats released a transcript of his evidence .

by | November 08, 2019 | 02:18

But it is unclear why Barr would not go beyond that statement and hold the news conference that Trump wanted. Mr. Barr has been investigating the origins of the Russian Federation investigation that Mr. An aide to Vice President Mike Pence has arrived on Capitol Hill to testify behind closed doors in the Democrats' impeachment investigation. Giuliani and Trump wanted Ukraine to probe Democrat Joe Biden's family and Ukraine's role in the 2016 U.S.

by | November 08, 2019 | 02:07

A few mocked his math, out that "even if someone was asking Bill Gates to pay $100 billion in taxes, and nobody is, he would still have more money left over than Oprah and Richard Branson have combined". "I screwed that up because of the distraction", said Gates, who added the antitrust battle also caused him to retire sooner than he original planned.

by | November 08, 2019 | 01:34

The settlement brings an end to the lawsuit the NY attorney general's office filed against the Trump Foundation , claiming the president and his children repeatedly used the charity's funds to break campaign finance laws, abused its tax-exempt status, and engaged in a pattern of "illegal conduct".

by | November 07, 2019 | 01:28

A member of the security forces was also among those killed and least 34 people were wounded in the violence, according to government and medical spokespeople. The demonstrations converged on the centrally located Tahrir Square. Rights groups have also expressed worry over the detention of protesters, journalists and medics.

by | November 07, 2019 | 02:05

It then soon transpired that the incident was a false alarm and that the pilot had pressed the emergency code by accident. Emergency services have issued a Grip-3 report , De Telegraaf reported. According to unconfirmed reports a plane scheduled to fly from Amsterdam to Madrid was "hijacked by three men with knives" on Wednesday evening. Flight-tracking website Flightradar24 said the situation was affecting flights at the airport's Piers D and E, even-numbered gates.

by | November 06, 2019 | 00:59

Authorities said nearly 1.2 million registered vehicles in New Delhi will be off the road every day during the two-week restrictions. According to the Central Pollution Control Board, Delhi's air quality index dropped from 365 at 9.45 am to 331 at 3.45 pm today.

by | November 06, 2019 | 01:31

Hong Kong's leader, the chief executive - now Ms Lam - is elected by a 1,200-member election committee, a mostly pro-Beijing body chosen by just 6% of eligible Hong Kong voters. Xi stated that his Beijing government "fully recognizes" and "highly trusts" the work of Lam and her administration as the city faces ongoing protests.

by | November 06, 2019 | 00:56

China imported about $120 billion in US products in 2018 and just over $70 billion as of August this year, according to Census Bureau data . Again on September 24, 2018, tariffs of 10% on Chinese goods valued at $200 billion entered into force and were scheduled to increase to 25% in January, but President Trump postponed the increase because of the good progress of negotiations between the two countries.

by | November 06, 2019 | 02:04

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has apologized for missing the October 31st Brexit deadline. His decision comes amid reports that there are divisions within the Brexit party concerning whether to field candidates in almost all the seats in the country or focus on a select few.

by | November 05, 2019 | 01:51

An IR-6 centrifuge can enrich uranium 10 times faster than the IR-1s. By starting up these advanced centrifuges, Iran further cuts into the one year that experts estimate Tehran would need to have enough material for building a nuclear weapon - if it chose to pursue one.

by | November 05, 2019 | 00:28

It has not yet been confirmed how numerous Vietnamese nationals reported missing were among those connected to the Essex lorry deaths . All 39 people found dead in a refrigerated container truck in England last week were Vietnamese nationals, British police said Friday, as three more people were arrested in Ireland and Vietnam in the sprawling worldwide investigation into what appears to be a people-smuggling tragedy.

by | November 05, 2019 | 01:40

Trump's lawyers claimed in court that their client doesn't need to abide by Vance's injunction because as president of the United States he can not be prosecuted for an offense. In early October, the Department of Justice said in a court filing that it supports President Trump's suit looking for relief from a subpoena issued by Manhattan Attorney General Cyrus Vance over Trump's tax returns.

by | November 03, 2019 | 01:28

Pressed by reporters after the vote, Van Drew said he did not think that he and Peterson had muddled Democrats' message on impeachment. "I surely maintain some serious considerations with the vogue the closed-door depositions were lunge, and am skeptical that we can maintain a process that's starting up, transparent and good-making an strive".

by | November 03, 2019 | 02:04

The conditions in which the people of occupied Kashmir are living are unsustainable and must be improved, German Chancellor Angela Merkel told reporters accompanying her on a trip to New Delhi where she is holding talks with India's prime minister.

by | November 03, 2019 | 02:29

The sister of missing United Kingdom backpacker Amelia Bambridge has spoken of the moment she received the "horrific confirmation" that her body had been found. Bambridge's brother, father, and mother arrived in Cambodia on Sunday to join the search. Police later found her bag and phone in the area where she was last seen.

by | November 03, 2019 | 02:13

Taylor, a top USA diplomat to Ukraine, testified last week that he believed that there was a quid pro quo between President Trump and the Ukrainian president. Price Meadows, a North Carolina Republican, suggesting that his testimony contradicts varied witnesses. Vindman also testified that Sondland "emphasized the importance that Ukraine deliver the investigations into the 2016 election, the Bidens and Burisma".

by | November 03, 2019 | 02:08

Ted Cruz of Texas in 2018. O'Rourke ran on a campaign that focused on issues including climate change and gun control . He met with President Barack Obama, who saw in O'Rourke some of the same hopeful political style that he rode to the White House.

by | November 03, 2019 | 02:05

Thousands of independence supporters have heard Nicola Sturgeon call for "Scotland's future to be put into Scotland's hands". She urged voters to support her Scottish National Party (SNP) in order to strengthen the push for independence. A singular demand was made from the crowd, brandishing a sea of blue and yellow flags emblazoned with the 12 stars of the European Union and the Scottish saltire, that Scotland be granted a second chance to vote on Scotland's independence from the United ...

by | November 03, 2019 | 01:22

Both will be directly ruled by Delhi, and new lieutenant governors were sworn in at a high-security governor's premises later on Thursday. It borders the Xinjiang Province of China to the north, the northern areas of Pakistan-administered Kashmir to the south and west, and the Siachen Glacier region to the east.

by | November 02, 2019 | 02:28

Four people have been killed and several have been injured in a shooting at a Halloween party in an Airbnb rental property in California . The shooting occurred at an Airbnb rental where a "mansion party" was reportedly held . A neighbor told the station that the home appeared to be rented out for a private party. Video from the scene posted by KGO-TV showed patients being loaded into ambulances as others limped away from the scene.

by | November 02, 2019 | 01:14

His victim didn't attend today's sentence hearing, but McGregor's solicitor told the judge he accepts his client's apology. Video shows McGregor offering a round of shots to men sitting at the bar, then lashing out when one of them refuses to take the drink.

by | November 01, 2019 | 00:36

The locomotive was travelling from Karachi to Rawalpindi, local media reported. She said that gas cylinders were not allowed on the train , but the passengers carrying them went unnoticed by the security staff as they got onboard from Hyderabad station where they did not have efficient scanners and the passengers hid the cylinders inside the bags.

by | November 01, 2019 | 01:28

The castle, built about 500 years ago by the Ryukyu Dynasty, was designated Japan's national treasure in 1933. The original Shuri castle was completely destroyed by the U.S. Officials' preparations related to an ongoing festival at the site had been ongoing until 1:00 am, hours before the blaze erupted. To contain the fire , they used more than 10 fire trucks.