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by | October 05, 2016 | 00:09

Congress is now in recess until after the election. "They may be hoping to wait on some of those cases until they have a ninth justice", said Carrie Severino, chief counsel and policy director of the Judicial Crisis Network, a conservative legal organization.

by | October 04, 2016 | 01:31

She leads 88% to 4% among the state's black voters, but trails 20% to 66% among white voters. "And all we're asking is that Donald Trump do the same thing". Rahami is a naturalized US citizen who was born in Afghanistan. Clinton and her team see her experience and what they say is her steady judgment as key selling points for her candidacy.

by | October 04, 2016 | 01:34

The Chicago Bears grabbed their first win of the season against the Lions on Sunday. Brian Hoyer gave the passing game a much needed spark last week, throwing for over 300 yards in their loss to Dallas. The line was supposed to be the strength of the defense but not so far. The Bears faced three tough quarterbacks, two on the road over the first three weeks.

by | October 03, 2016 | 05:47

Meanwhile, Vice President Hamid Ansari said action against Pakistan was necessary as India can't be the recipient of terror attacks all the time and do nothing about it. "I have nothing to say because what he said was "directly observed". Pakistan has flatly denied the claim and took the rare step of flying global media on Saturday to the Line of Control (LOC) dividing Kashmir to make its case.

by | October 03, 2016 | 05:45

It also condemned the Times for releasing the documents in the first place. Because the tax records obtained by the New York Times are fragmentary, we don't know the detail behind the losses that Trump claimed that year. "If I'm allowed a deduction and I take the deduction, it's hard to see that as an ethical problem", said Daniel Shaviro, a tax professor at New York University School off Law.

by | October 03, 2016 | 05:46

The attack on the hospital comes amid a growing humanitarian crisis in Aleppo , where 250,000 civilians remain trapped with little food or fresh water and nearly no medical resources. The group also reported artillery shelling by regime forces. Russian Federation said its Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov spoke to his American counterpart John Kerry on Saturday and they "examined the situation in Syria , including the possibility of normalizing the situation around Aleppo ".

by | October 03, 2016 | 05:44

The House vote was 348 to 77 . Saudi Arabia is one of America's longest-standing and most important allies in the Middle East and part of a USA -led coalition fighting Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria. Ryan did not give a time frame, but Republican Senator Bob Corker, chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said he thought JASTA could be addressed in Congress in November.

by | October 03, 2016 | 05:45

While there is little doubt his "No" camp will comfortably win, the poll could still end in embarrassment for Orban if it fails to reach the required 50-percent turnout and is deemed invalid. Under the original plan, 1,294 asylum seekers would be moved to Hungary . "You'd characterize (German Chancellor Angela) Merkel as being "let them come" - he's saying the solution to the refugee crisis, to the migration issues in Europe, is 'let no one come'".

by | October 02, 2016 | 11:23

Turkey has fired about 100,000 people from public and military positions since the failed putsch, accusing them of supporting its alleged mastermind, USA -based cleric Fethullah Gulen. The prosecution of suspected coup plotters will be carrying out at the courthouse, which Turkey was building in the vicinities of Ankara . Turkey's Western allies have expressed concerns about the level of arrests, but Ankara has denied any wrongdoing.

by | October 02, 2016 | 11:20

Jaishankar on Tuesday issued a demarche to Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit over Uri attack and confronted him with proof of "cross-border origins" of the terror strike in which 18 jawans were killed. Pakistan has held the position the Kishenganga and Ratle hydroelectric plants violate the design parameters of the treaty. Sartaj Aziz, foreign policy adviser to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, said Islamabad would seek arbitration with the Indus Water Commission which monitors the treaty ...

by | October 02, 2016 | 11:20

I'd be happy to slaughter them", Duterte said in Davao City, where as mayor has been accused of carrying out death squads. In his comparison of Hitler and the Holocaust to his efforts to stop illegal drugs, Duterte also got the number of Jews killed by Nazis under Hitler wrong.

by | October 02, 2016 | 11:21

Mahat said SAARC member states must be sensitive towards holding the Summit by ensuring the participation of each member, reports the Himalayan Times. after taking part in the UN General Assembly on Saturday, told mediapersons at Tribhuvan International Airport that consultations would be held with member states "to ensure that the Summit takes place".

by | October 02, 2016 | 11:22

But principles are not like that. "They're meant to apply to everyone, and every nation, equally", he argued. The association focuses mainly on trade issues, but in recent years, with USA encouragement, has sought to engage in a range of defense and military issues.

by | October 02, 2016 | 11:19

Trump's flailing Times interview came less than 24 hours after he went on a fuming 3 a.m. Twitter tirade blasting Hillary Clinton for bringing up Alicia Machado during the first presidential debate. Machado has in recent weeks been an outspoken Clinton supporter, reigniting the controversy that surrounded her 20 years ago when she gained weight during her time as Miss Universe.

by | October 02, 2016 | 11:17

She added the ministry would complain about Dutch investigators' refusal to take into account "objective information" provided by Russian experts. This news story is related to Latest/153371-Russia-dismisses-MH17-findings-as-false-politically-motivated/ - breaking news, latest news , pakistan ne.

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:48

Talbiseh is besieged by government forces. The Russian military said jihadists had launched a major attack on a government position on Aleppo's southwestern outskirts, forcing regime troops to respond. Tuesday's gathering of the top US and Russian diplomats, and more than a dozen of their Arab and European counterparts, ended with ritual reaffirmation of a cease-fire that has all but disintegrated, and promises of future negotiations.

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:46

The counter-terrorist operation was carried out after the Indian Army received information about terrorist groups attempting to cross the LoC for terror activities in Jammu and Kashmir and metro cities in India. That the country has never "owned up to Pakistani jehadi factory or a terrorist ." hence, it can't be expected that Pakistan would accept that terrorists were killed in surgical strikes by India.

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:45

Pope Francis' visit to Georgia likewise comes during the celebration of a Jubilee, the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy. Georgian analysts say the turn-around in the attitudes has nothing to do with personalities but with Georgia's geopolitical ambitions.

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:46

His comments triggered shock and revulsion among Jewish groups around the world who still mourn the nine million Jewish people killed during the Third Reich. The German foreign ministry said in a statement that it had asked the Philippine envoy "to come to the ministry for a discussion on this issue". Duterte has increasingly made overtures to China and Russian Federation, while urging American officials to back away from the Philippines.

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:42

While most polls showed that Trump had narrowed Clinton's lead to pull statistically even with her entering Monday's debate at Hofstra University in Long Island, most pundits and polls said that Clinton won the debate convincingly. Machado threatened "to ruin my career as a judge and. kill me, " Judge Maximiliano Fuenmayor said at the time . In May, the native Venezuelan 1996 contest victor told The New York Times: "I was sick - anorexia and bulimia for five years".

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:40

The 24 planes on board the Charles de Gaulle triple France's bombing capacity in the region. Numerous 615 additional soldiers Washington is sending to Iraq are intelligence specialists who will help the Iraqis use any intelligence gathered from the northern city as quickly as possible.

by | September 30, 2016 | 12:35

The ringgit snapped a three-day losing streak to end higher against the United States dollar today following the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries' ( OPEC ) oil curb agreement. "There is also the not insignificant matter of persuading non- OPEC members like Russian Federation, who are not party to the deal, to come on board".

by | September 30, 2016 | 12:35

It essentially reverses a federal judge's decision - issued one year ago Thursday - that threw out nine lawsuits blaming the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Yemen-based lawyer Haykal Bafana said he's lost relatives and friends to al-Qaida attacks in Yemen and fully agrees with the legislation's intent of allowing lawsuits in US federal courts against foreign countries for actions alleged to have contributed to acts of terrorism in the United States.

by | September 30, 2016 | 12:32

The deputy foreign minister said Beijing valued Pakistan's position on Kashmir . Naidu said there was no casualty on the Indian side. If India revoked the treaty, Aziz said, Pakistan would treat that as "an act of war or a hostile act against Pakistan".

by | September 30, 2016 | 12:32

Tam lost in the first rounds. The issue in both cases is whether the government may withhold a benefit, such as trademark protection, because it disapproves of the content of speech. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board documents note that "these registrations must be cancelled because they were disparaging to Native Americans at the respective times they were registered ".

by | September 30, 2016 | 12:34

The loss of habitat as areas become developed also pose a long-term threat to elephants, the report found. "It is shocking but not surprising that poaching has taken such a dramatic toll on this iconic species", said Inger Andersen, Director General at International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN) - the international union for conservation of nature in Switzerland.

by | September 29, 2016 | 01:25

Bongo took 50.66 per cent of the vote against 47.24 per cent for Ping, the court ruled, putting his margin at 11,000 - higher than the less than 6,000 initially announced. The 57-year-old victor, however, appealed for "political dialogue" with the opposition groups to stem any potential unrest triggered after the court announcement.

by | September 29, 2016 | 01:25

The attack came from a powdered mustard agent delivered in a mortar or rocket shell and fired on US forces on Tuesday at the Qayyarah West air base near Mosul . Iraq announced in March that it had launched the offensive to retake the city, and the top U.S. envoy to the coalition, Brett McGurk, has said several times that the Mosul operation was already under way.

by | September 29, 2016 | 01:21

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has since ordered his engineers to hasten preparations for a launch of a satellite-carrying rocket. "It was revealed last week that Chinese authorities began a probe into the Dandong-based trading conglomerate Liaoning Hongxiang Group, which has been accused of illicit trade activities with North Korea that may support its nuclear weapons program".

by | September 29, 2016 | 01:17

Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down by a missile from land in eastern Ukraine controlled by Russian-backed rebels, according to an worldwide investigation. "It sounds like a bad joke, but at the same time they made Ukraine a full member of the JIT, giving it the opportunity to forge evidence and turn the case to its advantage", she said.