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by | April 28, 2017 | 01:13

Apparently, Melania and Ivanka Trump aren't getting along very well, as the first daughter is often seen filling in for the first lady . Grisham's statement comes after a source told Vanity Fair that Melania never had interest in being a first lady.

by | April 28, 2017 | 00:21

Shortly after news broke about his accident, fans rushed to Chris' Instagram page and they flooded his posts with comments either defending him or bashing him for his accident. The 35-year-old farmer was arrested Tuesday morning for his alleged involvement in a deadly hit-and-run in Iowa. Soules' rep, Stan Rosenfield, released a statement to ET following his release from jail .

by | April 27, 2017 | 02:28

The two have been at odds since Ms Le Pen began moves to clean the National Front's image of xenophobic associations in the run-up to the campaign for the 2017 presidency. "Only she can do something, make France move and put order in the country". French presidential elections' front-runner centrist Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday said that he has not won the presidential race yet, rejecting accusations that he was banking on his victory, which he clinched in the first round of the polls by ...

by | April 26, 2017 | 08:53

Italy has also committed to increase its defence spending to two per cent of gross domestic product, the target Trump wants all North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members to reach, but Trudeau has said Canada is already doing its fair share.

by | April 26, 2017 | 08:47

The new carrier's name and hull code have yet to be released. The photos and report indicate the ship has a ski jump and angled flight deck to allow aircraft to take off quickly, and a Chinese report claimed the ship's hangars were reworked to allow for added storage, potentially as many as 28 to 36 total aircraft.

by | April 26, 2017 | 08:46

Although most of us will not take the bluster of North Korea too seriously, Anzac Day 2017 comes just days after the administration in Pyongyang threatened Australia with nuclear attack for "blindly and zealously toeing the U.S. "Many would receive their service medal through the mail, if at all and ultimately, they would not be formally welcomed home until 1996, 21 years after their return".

by | April 24, 2017 | 05:52

Many Trump-branded products, like clothing, are made overseas. Whilst the H-1B visa program is utilised predominately by the tech industry, STEM subjects and manual work, the program has come under significant criticism in recent years due to the ability for businesses to hire foreign workers at cheaper rates than United States workers, therefore lowering United States wages.

by | April 24, 2017 | 05:27

Fire officials said the entire house was consumed in flames by the time they showed up, just minutes after FDNY first received a phone call around 2:30 p.m. "Today, the fire department mourns with this community and the loss of five people in this home". "This is a awful, sad time for this block, for this community, and for this city", Nigro said.

by | April 23, 2017 | 03:12

Constitution by intentionally discriminating against minority voters, a federal court found Thursday — the third such ruling against the state's voting laws in roughly a month. All three of the laws were signed in 2011 by then-Gov. (The Court's decisions also effectively allowed the Texas redistricting and voter ID laws , which had all been tied up in court, to go into effect.) But the Court allowed for the possibility that states could be placed back under federal oversight if contemporary ...

by | April 22, 2017 | 02:00

So his move to register in May's election came as a big surprise. While it remained unclear whether Mahmoud Ahmadinejad genuinely meant to run for president again, the move poses a direct challenge to the authority of Iran's Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, and upends an election many thought would easily be won by ruling moderate Hassan Rouhani.

by | April 19, 2017 | 05:44

Here are five things to know about Canada's proposed marijuana policy, which officials hope to have in place by July 2018. Ottawa will regulate production, including licensing producers and ensuring the safety of the country's marijuana supply, and the Canadian provinces will decide how the drug will be distributed and sold.

by | April 19, 2017 | 01:59

The poll also noted that 67 percent of Republicans want to see their president's tax returns released, making it clear that an interest in transparency is a mostly bi-partisan issue. When pressed on the issue, he said he doesn't think most Americans care. The ongoing concern about Trump's refusal to release his tax returns, by contrast, is fueled by legitimate concerns that Trump's presidency is compromised-perhaps dangerously so-by conflicts of interest pertaining to global affairs, ...

by | April 19, 2017 | 01:43

Kiselyov told his viewers that the planet "is a hair's breadth away from a real nuclear war with all its catastrophic consequences". "War can break out as a result of confrontation between two personalities - Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un", Kiselyov said.

by | April 18, 2017 | 02:39

The official said Nicholson wanted to demonstrate to leaders of the Islamic State affiliate in Afghanistan the seriousness of his determination to eliminate the group as a military threat. President Donald Trump said this week he would be sending his new national security adviser, Lt. Gen. HR McMaster, to Afghanistan "to find out how we can make progress alongside our Afghan partners and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies".

by | April 18, 2017 | 02:36

The Trump administration is hoping that China will help rein in North Korea in exchange for other considerations. "And our president will take action that is in the best interest of the American people", he said. The official said there was limited data as the missile blew up so quickly. Pointing to the quarter-century since North Korea first obtained nuclear weapons, the vice president said a period of patience followed.

by | April 18, 2017 | 02:30

Moscow has stood by Syrian regime leader Bashar al Assad, saying the poison gas belonged to rebels, an explanation Washington dismisses as beyond credible. "Our impression is that the West, mainly the United States, is hand-in-glove with the terrorists", Assad told Agence France-Presse in his first comments since a USA missile strike on a Syrian air base in retaliation for the chemical attack.

by | April 16, 2017 | 02:29

This was a momentous Derby, as this week Yonghong Li completed the takeover of Milan , ending the 31-year reign of Silvio Berlusconi. AC Milan's general manager Marco Fassone, meanwhile, has also revealed that the Chinese owners look keen on building a new stadium.

by | April 15, 2017 | 02:30

The meetings come on the heels of a US missile strike on an air base in Syria in retaliation for a chemical weapon attack on civilians that's been blamed on the Bashar al-Assad regime. In an interview with the Wall Street Journal, Trump said his administration's policy was not to demand Assad step down as part of a "peaceful resolution to the conflict", in some contrast to Tillerson's remarks in Moscow.

by | April 15, 2017 | 01:12

It doesn't work this way, in the sense that you have many people within Iran who are shifting... The former hardline president, Ahmadinejad, was a two-term president for 8 years, before President Rouhani took the office in 2013 election. Though Rouhani has yet to formally register, many viewed him as a shoe-in following Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei's recommendation in September for Ahmadinejad to stand down.

by | April 14, 2017 | 14:55

The target was close to the Pakistani border. Pakistani villagers living near the Afghan border said the explosion was so loud they thought a bomb ad been dropped in their village by US warplanes targeting terrorists in Pakistan. It is a large, powerful and accurately delivered weapon. The munition was developed during the Iraq war and is an air blast-type warhead that explodes before hitting the ground in order to project a massive blast to all sides.

by | April 13, 2017 | 02:01

USA officials in Washington have also raised that prospect. The barrage of Tomahawk missiles damaged or destroyed 20% of Syria's operational aircraft, according to the US. "There are obviously different opinions, and I am referring to my colleague Boris Johnson, who raised the issue", he said , adding: "The position of the G7 is very clear".

by | April 13, 2017 | 01:59

The 21-year-old rapper and four others were taken to the Miami Beach Police headquarters for processing. Cozart, according to the police report , had "bloodshot, watery, droopy eyes and mush mouth". The three people in the Altima, Eddie Bryant, Devante Reaves and Jamil Perkins, were also arrested. The officer said that Cozart then stated: "It's OK, when you find weed in my urine, I'll just get my attorney to get my marijuana card".

by | April 13, 2017 | 02:00

Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang said Wednesday that bilateral ties will suffer after Indian officials hosted the 81-year old monk in disputed territory and they and the Dalai Lama "indulged in provocative political statements". We have already reached important consensus on the boundary question through dialogue and consultation. The dispute covers the 3,488-km Line of Actual Control.

by | April 13, 2017 | 01:53

In Maryland, where a street gang called MS-13 operates, overdose deaths from the synthetic heroin-like drug increased 62% in the first nine months of 2016. Most states have followed the federal lead, some facing budget crises, Sessions said. In a press conference on the USA border with Mexico , Sessions announced that the "Trump era" in immigration enforcement had begun.

by | April 13, 2017 | 01:55

Swimmers can step out onto the glass platform and soak up the exciting (or stomach-churning) view below. A video of this Texas pool, hanging 500 feet above the ground, is going viral and is making many viewers very queasy. The Marriott Marquis Houston, which opened previous year, has a Texas-shaped lazy river and an infinity pool on the rooftop that stands 110 feet above street level.

by | April 13, 2017 | 01:52

Mr Trump ordered the strike in response to a deadly chemical attack by the Syrian regime in the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhoun last Tuesday. "We had finished dinner". US President Donald Trump gave the order to strike Syria with dozens of cruise missiles "during dessert" with visiting Chinese leader Xi Jinping , he said in an interview aired Wednesday.

by | April 12, 2017 | 03:28

As in most years, some 20,000 Israeli tourists were expected to pass through the Taba crossing into Sinai. Intelligence Minister Yisrael Katz said Israeli authorities picked up signs that a potential "terror attack" was planned against tourists in the Sinai, home to several popular resorts on the Red Sea-and to a violent insurgency affiliated with the militant group Islamic State.

by | April 11, 2017 | 09:18

She was also the youngest person to win the Nobel peace prize in 2014 when she was 17. I stand here again today and say the same thing: "education is the right of every child and especially for girls, this right should not be neglected", Yousafzai said upon accepting the role.

by | April 11, 2017 | 09:16

But he has been disqualified from holding office for what the national comptroller's office call "administrative irregularities". The move by the court raised such an outcry - including criticism from Maduro's own attorney general, Luisa Ortega Diaz - that the president was forced to rescind the order and effectively reinstate the assembly.

by | April 10, 2017 | 02:15

Meanwhile, President Donald Trump told the New York Times on Wednesday that Rice may have committed a crime. According to a us official, Rice asked spy agencies to give her the names of Trump associates who surfaced in intelligence reports she was regularly briefed on.