by | March 14, 2019 | 02:33

The remainder is for the construction of the wall that Trump has pledged to build on the border with Mexico - a country he repeatedly promised would pay for the barrier itself. The budget request for more than 300 miles (480 kilometers) of new border wall would more than double the $8.1 billion potentially available to the president for the wall after Trump declared a national emergency at the border last month.

by | March 14, 2019 | 01:35

Gavin Newsom , D-Calif., will sign an executive order Wednesday placing an indefinite moratorium on capital punishment . "The death penalty is inconsistent with our bedrock values and strikes at the very heart of what it means to be a Californian", Newsom will say, according to prepared remarks from his office.

by | March 14, 2019 | 01:38

Prosecutors are expected on Thursday to reply to a request by Huong's lawyers for the government to withdraw the murder charge against her as well. Analysts say Malaysia risks creating a rift with Vietnam if it doesn't do the same for Huong.

by | March 14, 2019 | 02:41

Monico explained, though, that Cohen's testimony "could have been clearer and more complete". Cummings' office didn't immediately respond to messages. Nothing ever came of that effort, he said. "Does dangled mean that [Cohen] raised it and I mentioned it to Giuliani, and Giuliani said the president is not going to discuss pardons with anybody?" There is nothing inherently improper about a subject in a criminal investigation seeking a pardon from a president given the president's wide ...

by | March 14, 2019 | 01:06

The White House nonetheless views the chaos as a mess of senators' own making, one senior administration official said. Vice President Mike Pence has met privately at the Capitol with five GOP senators as Republicans sought a way to bolster support for Trump in a showdown vote set for Thursday.

by | March 14, 2019 | 00:54

Mr Cameron originally called the European Union referendum in 2016 as promised in his election manifesto. The move sets up another crucial vote on Wednesday, in which MPs will decide whether to move forward with Brexit on March 29 despite the lack of a Parliament-approved agreement between the United Kingdom and the E.U.

by | March 13, 2019 | 00:52

In an open letter to mark the occasion, Mr Berners-Lee made a fairly damaging assessment of his creation, 30 years on, warning: "I'm very concerned about nastiness and misinformation spreading". "It's our journey from digital adolescence to a more mature, responsible, and inclusive future". These are deliberate, malicious intent , such as state-sponsored hacking and attacks, criminal behaviour, and online harassment.

by | March 12, 2019 | 02:15

On March 10, after Media Matters for America (MMFA) unearthed clips of Tucker saying more offensive, misogynistic things , it made you wonder how far Fox was willing to go with Tucker. He referred to Martha Stewart's daughter Alexis Stewart as "c**ty", called journalist Arianna Huffington a "pig", and labeled Britney Spears and Paris Hilton "the biggest white whores in America".

by | March 12, 2019 | 01:19

The Sheriff's Department said late Sunday the coroner's office determined the girl was 9-year-old Trinity Love Jones and her death was ruled a homicide. He also described the girl as " full of character, full of life, full of joy ". "When things like this happen, we need to come together and be a voice for this little girl, especially since she doesn't have a family, I think it's important that she's everybody's child", said Contreras.

by | March 12, 2019 | 01:54

Charges haven't been dropped against Aisyah's co-defendant, Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong . Prosecutors in court did not say why they were dropping charges. Their whereabouts are unknown, and Interpol has put out red notices for each of them, asking governments around the world to send them to Malaysia to face trial.

by | March 12, 2019 | 01:36

White House economic advisor Larry Kudlow said Sunday "there's no reason to obsess" about the budget deficit, as long as it remains below 5 percent of the overall economy. The president has resisted big, bipartisan budget deals that break the caps - threatening to veto one past year - but Congress will need to find agreement on spending levels to avoid another federal shutdown in the fall.

by | March 12, 2019 | 00:59

A Met Office spokeswoman said: "A band of rain, sleet and snow, accompanied by gusty winds, will move eastwards across Northern Ireland during the early hours of Sunday and then continue into Scotland and parts of northern England". Issued at 10:00am this morning (Saturday, March 9), and updated at 10:48am, the warning will come into effect at 11:00pm tonight and last until 6:00am on Monday morning.

by | March 12, 2019 | 01:18

The charity, which provides support to families with a relative missing, murdered or in crisis overseas, said in a statement: " The Lucie Blackman Trust is saddened to announce that a body has been found in the search for Catherine Shaw". Lake Atitlan is surrounded by mountains and volcanoes, but San Pedro itself is packed with a strip of lively bars known as the "Gringo Trail". But six days in this climate without water, it's unlikely that we're going to find her alive.

by | March 11, 2019 | 11:58

A letter sent to NBC affiliate KARE 11 reporter Lou Raguse , in Minneapolis says it is from the Polk County Jail, and the sender is Jake Patterson , the man accused of kidnapping Closs previous year. Patterson had no other prior contact with Closs or her family before the night he busted down her front door and started shooting. She was held for 88 days in a home in Gordon about an hour away until she escaped in January .

by | March 11, 2019 | 00:43

The dates are April 11, April 18, April 23 and April 29. With the announcement of poll dates, the State government has been notified to strictly implement the model code of conduct with immediate effect. The results would be announced on 23 May. The Jammu and Kashmir assembly was dissolved in November past year, months after the Mehbooba Mufti-headed government in the state fell following the BJP withdrawing support to it in June.

by | March 11, 2019 | 01:42

Video of the aftermath shows the woman with a deep gash in her arm writhing on the ground and moaning in pain. In a tweet , World Wildlife Zoo released a statement explaining the incident. Neither he nor his family, whom he was visiting the zoo with, saw the actual attack so he could not detail how exactly the woman had found herself so close to the animal.

by | March 11, 2019 | 00:45

The measure passed on passed on Thursday night by a vote of 407-23. "I thought yesterday's vote by the House was disgraceful", Trump told reporters at the White House. In an interview on NBC News' "Meet the Press", Cheney described the House resolution as "clearly an effort to actually protect Ilhan Omar , to cover up her bigotry and anti-Semitism by refusing to name her".

by | March 10, 2019 | 03:18

He noted that women make up 55 percent of Berlin's Senate but said the number of women in Berlin's House of Representatives had fallen recently. Access to the labor market and child care are other issues of importance, particularly for single mothers, he said.

by | March 10, 2019 | 01:55

Venezuela is "victim of the imperial electrical war!" Guaido took to Twitter to blast Maduro for the outage. In a defiant tweet early on Saturday he vowed to battle the "brutal aggression against our people", adding: "We will never surrender".

by | March 09, 2019 | 01:49

Shine called his eight-month stint in the White House "the most rewarding experience of my entire life". Trump's decision to hire Shine in the first place "was seen as emblematic" of the president's close ties to Fox, per the New York Times .

by | March 08, 2019 | 01:05

The package was detected the day after devices posted with Irish stamps were received in London, prompting an investigation by counter-terrorism police into a possible Irish dissident plot. "The same advice has already been sent to a range of businesses, including transport hubs and mail sorting companies, and will now also be sent to those in the education sector".

by | March 08, 2019 | 01:17

The veteran, Johnny Bobbitt, 36, pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit money laundering. Bobbitt conspired with McClure and her then-boyfriend Mark D'Amico to make up a story in 2017 about Bobbitt giving McClure cash for gas when she was stranded along a Philadelphia highway, according to prosecutors.

by | March 08, 2019 | 01:59

However, 2018's deficit is higher than the $552.3bn recorded in 2017. A senior Trump administration official asserted that progress had been made during trade talks over the past two weeks, only to acknowledge that the eventual outcome remains a mystery and that China faced no timetable for responding to the USA priorities.

by | March 08, 2019 | 01:10

Abizaid called for accountability for the murder of Khashoggi , a USA resident, and support for human rights, but repeatedly stressed the strategic importance of Washington-Riyadh ties. "It is in our interests to make sure that the relationship is sound". "Council members should be subject to more scrutiny, not less, and we urge the council to keep Saudi Arabia on its agenda until we see an end to the brutal targeting of defenders and dissidents, and genuine reform".

by | March 07, 2019 | 00:42

She did not speak in detail about her assault but said she did not report out of a combination of shame, confusion and mistrust of the treatment she would receive, according to the Arizona Republic , which published video of her comments. She also said that she had lacked faith in the system. Her admission on Wednesday was the first public statement regarding her military sexual assault.

by | March 07, 2019 | 02:25

Further records from the streaming service Hulu suggested that Ms Vasquez had been streaming the TV show, The Voice , on a phone at the time of the crash. As Reuters noted , the National Transportation Safety Board and National Highway Traffic Safety Administration are still investigating and may reach different conclusions about who is to blame.

by | March 07, 2019 | 00:47

The court heard the dad even hired a private detective to spy on his wife and children and track her movements prior to the attack. The father - who can not be named to protect the identity of his son - was unanimously convicted by a jury after nine hours of deliberations at Worcester crown court.

by | March 07, 2019 | 02:16

DNC president Tom Perez cited the article as conclusive evidence that Fox was "not in a position to host a fair and neutral debate for our candidates". Fox News' former co-president, Bill Shine, is now the deputy chief of staff for communications at the White House. Trump has been interviewed many times on the network and has promoted various Fox talking points and personalities on Twitter.

by | March 07, 2019 | 01:56

Then the storm hit. "Our son found him", wife Carol Dean told The Associated Press. "The house we were in went up and the floors disappeared underneath us". All of the deaths reported so far have been in Lee County. "People were better because they were with her and now our school feels empty without her".

by | March 06, 2019 | 02:11

Newly appointed president of the Treasury Board Jane Philpott poses for a photo with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau during Trudeau's cabinet shuffle, in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, January 14, 2019. Because a long list of Liberal politicians, political staffers and even the supposedly non-partisan clerk of the privy council could not seem to respect the independence of the attorney general, and relentlessly pressured her to cut SNC a sweet plea deal, Philpott said she could no longer ...

by | March 06, 2019 | 02:01

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and U.S. President Donald Trump take a walk after their first meeting at the Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi hotel, on February 28, 2019. A South Korean foreign ministry source while meeting with reporters said Tuesday the two sides are using diplomatic channels to discuss the implications of the second uranium enrichment facility Trump raised during the press conference in Hanoi last week.

by | March 06, 2019 | 02:05

President Donald Trump says he'll cooperate with the House Judiciary Committee's sweeping investigation into his White House , campaign and businesses. Trump himself swatted away the probe as a "political hoax", but said he would cooperate with the probe. It is also an indication of the Democrats' current strategy - to flood the administration with oversight requests, keeping Trump and his associates on trial publicly and also playing a long game when it comes to possible impeachment.

by | March 05, 2019 | 01:23

They also said debris from the phenomenon ended up in Ten Mile Creek, adding that these type of avalanches with large powder clouds can occur during heavy snowfall events. During the video, Mr Easton stops the vehicle as he drives towards the snow while it gathers speed. Colorado's Transportation Department says it was a natural avalanche and not a controlled slide.

by | March 05, 2019 | 01:32

House Judiciary Chair Jerrold Nadler is expected to request documents from over 60 people and organizations tied to President Trump and his businesses today, as his committee investigates potential obstruction of justice and other crimes by the president and his allies.

by | March 05, 2019 | 00:57

Anti-Defamation League CEO Jonathan Greenblatt wrote to Pelosi that she should 'give the entire Congress an opportunity, through a House resolution, to voice its rejection of her latest slur and make clear that no matter what may divide the 435 members of the House of Representatives, they are united in condemning anti-Semitism'.