Ocasio-Cortez took to Twitter and said , "If I walked into Congress wearing a sack, they would laugh & take a picture of my backside". Dark hates light - that's why you tune it out. "ATTN! I posted a tweet earlier suggesting the incoming congresswoman looked well put together - ELEGANT even - despite suggestions she's struggled".
Barnier stressed it was Prime Minister Theresa May's British government that requested the extension option and warned: "It can't be indefinite". He told Sky News Sunday that his party will vote against the deal and demanded that May return to Brussels and renegotiate the divorce agreement.
The future of Netanyahu's coalition government has been in crisis since Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman resigned last Wednesday over a ceasefire deal that followed the worst escalation in violence between Israeli and Palestinian fighters in Gaza since the 2014 war.
While Pelosi is prepared to fight opposition and campaign against those who wish to run against her , a source close to Congress told Fox News she is "not spiteful". As of this writing, Democrats are expected to enjoy a 233-202 advantage over Republicans when the 116th session of the USA congress gavels to order on January 3.
He has tried to avoid pinning blame on MBS . While touring fire damage Malibu, California, Trump confirmed that he had spoken with Haspel. "They haven't assessed anything yet. The woman said she got married to Khashoggi in a religious ceremony in Washington earlier in 2018. After initially denying any knowledge of Khashoggi's whereabouts, Riyadh admitted later in October that the journalist had been killed in a fight inside the consulate.
But despite his privileged position, Oh said he and "probably 80 percent" of his generation have no loyalty to 35-year-old leader Kim Jong Un . Trump said the move was a sign of North Korea's goodwill. Buried deep in the Times story is the real reason the newspaper and CNN have both gone to such extreme journalistic lengths to present the CSIS study as new evidence of North Korean "deception".
Officials said it had consumed about 60,000ha and was 65 per cent contained late on Sunday, up from 60 per cent earlier in the day, as prospects of a heavy rainstorm from late on Tuesday (Nov 20) onwards raised hopes that that percentage will rise as the week progresses.
Finnish people, including their president, were baffled after U.S. President Donald Trump said wildfires weren't a problem in Finland because crews there "spend a lot of time on raking ". Strong winds were still complicating efforts to contain the deadliest forest fires in California's history as the death toll rose to 76 with nearly 1,300 unaccounted for.
District court for an emergency hearing . In a statement , CNN said: "The White House is continuing to violate the First and 5th Amendments of the Constitution". The case was assigned to Judge Kelly when CNN filed suit last Tuesday. "Friday's court ruling means that a temporary restraining order is in effect for 14 days".
Image: EPA Why Has The Grand K Been A Problem? A mass etalon, a copy of the original "Grand K" rests under its double glass dome during the International General Conference of Weights and Measures. The overhaul will see new definitions applied to four of the seven base units of the SI, as well as all units derived from them. "This is not acceptable from a scientific point of view".
Some people in the White House described Pence as a loyal supporter of the president, and Pence himself has made clear in public statements that he is committed to Trump and his agenda. The New York Times reported Trump may be questioning Pence's loyalty before the general election, but Trump shot the accusation down. Xi called on the U.S.
Sheriff Honea said the list may contain people who do not know they are considered lost. Some on the list have been confirmed as dead by family and friends on social media. "We welcome the President's visit to California and are grateful for the quick response to our aid requests, the Democratic leaders said in a statement on Twitter".
Gillum, who received heavy celebrity support in his campaign, remains as Tallahassee mayor, and noted, "the fight for Florida continues", but did not specify his next moves. "We said that we would fight until the last vote was counted". The South Florida Sun-Sentinel posted video Saturday of Broward County Supervisor of Elections Brenda Snipes saying that 2,040 ballots had been "misfiled".
Chinese President Xi Jinping delivers a keynote speech titled Jointly Charting a Course Toward a Brighter Future while attending the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) CEO Summit in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, on November 17, 2018.
Abrams has called Kemp, the former Georgia secretary of state, the "architect of voter suppression" in the state . "Let's be clear: This is not a speech of concession because concession means to acknowledge an action is right, true or proper", Abrams said amid a blistering attack on Kemp's record as the state's chief elections regulator and on the balloting process in Georgia.
Assange's charges were unintentionally revealed in the August 22 court filing, which centered on a sex trafficking case with a perpetrator who was also detained for "his substantial interest in terrorist acts". According to the document , defendant Kokayi is accused of the coercion and enticement of a minor. Julian Assange speaks to the media from the balcony of the Ecuadorian embassy in London on May 19, 2017.
Trump ended months of speculation on whether he would respond to questions from the special counsel, who is investigating whether the president's 2016 election campaign colluded with Russians and if Trump illegally obstructed the probe. The source would not say if the concerns have been conveyed to Mueller's team. Trump said that while he had finished the questions, he had not turned them into the special counsel yet.
Facebook was also said to have employed a Republican firm specializing in opposition research to discredit activists, partly by linking them to the liberal Soros, who has become a favoured target of Trump supporters and far-right conspiracy groups.
Kelly, a Trump appointee, did not address the First Amendment's protections for freedom of speech and the press, but instead focused on a due process provision of the US Constitution that provides for fair treatment through a judicial or administrative process.
Michelle, who first met Barack when she mentored him at a law practice they were both working at, also shared what she had gained through the counselling process. Add Michelle Obama as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Michelle Obama news, video, and analysis from ABC News . But at the time, I wasn't going to allow myself to feel victimised.
Trump tweets: President Donald Trump blamed the wildfires on the "gross mismanagement of the forests" in a tweet early Saturday. The Woolsey Fire has torched about 35,000 acres while the Hill Fire was 4,531 acres. "Right now, Mother Nature is in charge", Cal Fire spokesman Bryce Bennet told The Sacramento Bee newspaper. Two people were arrested on suspicion of looting Friday, Ventura County Sheriff's Sgt.
Even by the standards of his frequent barrages against special counsel Robert Mueller , Trump's early morning tweetstorm was blistering. The tweetstorm followed multiple reports in major United States news organizations that the president has become increasingly enraged after Democrats took over the House and prepared to launch a plethora of probes into the president and his administration, including an expected effort to make his tax returns public.
Trump on Tuesday criticized what he called "inaccurate" media reports that North Korea had not declared an estimated 20 missile bases and added in a tweet: "I will be the first to let you know if things go bad!" The news came nearly a year after Pyongyang's last test of an intercontinental ballistic missile and recalled the repeated announcements of 2017, which included by far its most powerful nuclear blast to date and rockets that brought the whole of the USA mainland into range.
Khashoggi's killers set their plans in motion on September 29, the prosecutor said, adding that the killers drugged and killed the writer in the consulate before dismembering the body and handing it over for disposal by an unidentified local collaborator.
He added in his tweet , "I will be the first to let you know if things go bad!" Kinzinger said the USA should continue putting economic and diplomatic pressure on the regime, noting that Pompeo's meeting with his North Korean counterpart, Kim Yong Chol, scheduled for last Thursday in NY was canceled.
Prosecutors say that Johny Bobbitt Jr. worked with Mark D'Amico and Kate McClure to concoct a fictitious sob story in order to dupe people out of cash they could all share. Inside Edition has reached out to attorneys for both the couple and Bobbitt. "Let's do something special", McClure wrote, as news of the homeless man's alleged selfless act quickly went viral.
Snow and freezing rain are likely before 1:00 p.m., then a chance of rain and snow between 1:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m., and rain likely after 2:00 p.m. Mr Deaking said: "By the time we get to the weekend, again, a subtle shift in the wind. Rain showers will move into our area early on Monday morning, starting with light rain around 4AM for our southern counties in AL and GA. Cold weather continues today with brisk northerly winds.
He noted that new legislation could help reduce the potential costs related to possible liability. If granted, the major disaster declaration would trigger new fiscal and physical resources from federal agencies. The Camp Fire is the furthest north, with the Hill Fire just above LA on the left and the Woolsey Fire on the right. Authorities have described the blaze as a very risky, wind-driven inferno.
He later appeared before a group of reporters, again denying the accusations and thanking the LAPD , who he said "had no option in light of the allegations". According to the report, the woman was seen running out of a high-end apartment complex in Century City, which is in Los Angeles, California, on Wednesday.
Hyde-Smith, who is endorsed by President Donald Trump , is the first woman to represent MS in either chamber of Congress and is trying to become the first woman elected to the U.S. Hyde-Smith, who was appointed to the open Senate seat by Republican Gov. Phil Bryant after former Sen. Hyde-Smith has received the support of President Trump who tweeted in August that she is "strong" on issues that'll help him "put America first!" "Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith's shameful remarks prove once ...
That includes almost 29,000 for Green Party contender Angela Green who dropped out several days before Election Day. Mr Trump was quick to claim victory for his party after the midterms last week, but as vote counts continue across parts of the U.S.
Donations are pouring in for those affected by the destructive California fires , with corporations and stars alike chipping in. I was one of the lucky ones, my home was only partially destroyed. The National Weather Service office in Los Angeles said there were wind gusts Tuesday of up to 33 miles per hour in the fire areas. The exact number of missing was unclear, but many friends and relatives of those living in the fire zone said they hadn't heard from loved ones.
Israel and Palestinians in Gaza have fought three wars since 2008, and protests and clashes along the Gaza border since March 30 have repeatedly raised fears of a fourth. "It's a shame. Instead of helping us and letting us live quietly, they let us suffer". MK Itzik Shmuli, also of the Zionist Union, said, "The Liberman resignation is a natural and desirable act given the disgraceful failure".
Mueller's investigation appears to be now focused on whether Trump's allies had ties to Wikileaks, the organization responsible for publicly releasing thousands of emails stolen from the Democratic National Committee by Russian hackers. Roger Stone arrives to testify before the House Intelligence Committee. Corsi was headed her way at around 12:30 p.m.by auto, when his lawyer David Gray , took the pre-arranged call with the special counsel's office, Schecter explained.
Meanwhile, lawyers for Democrats planned to ask a federal judge Wednesday to set aside the state law mandating that mailed-in votes be thrown out if the signature on the envelope doesn't match the signature on file. They place stacks of ballots into feeders that run through several per second. One of the largest countries in Florida , Palm Beach County, saw one of their machines overheat , leading to speculation that the recount will not be completed by the Thursday deadline.
The plan is for many to turn themselves in at the San Ysidro Port of Entry and ask the US government for asylum. Around 4,800 United States soldiers were deployed to the border with Mexico , the Pentagon announced, saying it could not give a price tag for the operation Democrats decry as political maneuvring from President Donald Trump .
The Center for Strategic and International Studies , relying on satellite images, defector testimony, and interviews with defence and intelligence officials, has discovered 13 of an estimated 20 possible secret ballistic missile bases hidden in the mountains of North Korea .
That was echoed by summit host Singaporean Prime Lee Hsien Loong, who told a welcome ceremony for his ASEAN counterparts that "the global order is at a turning point". Otherwise, he warned, there could be a "domino effect" in which countries engage in increasingly protective measures against their rivals. "It is not the time to close our doors by invoking trade protectionism measures, instead we should be actively engaged in finding amicable solutions and resolving trade issues through ...
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has repeatedly stated that the killing was ordered by the "highest levels" of the Saudi government . Speaking to the Turkish media on his return from France , the president was adding yet more public pressure on Riyadh over the assassination of Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul .
Meanwhile diplomat Nicholas Burns, who served in both Republican and Democratic administrations in the USA, said: "Did the President really not visit the American military cemetery today in France? ". "They died with their face to the foe and that pathetic inadequate Donald Trump couldn't even defy the weather to pay his respects", Churchill's descendant Sir Nicholas Soames said.
Pressing ahead with moves to maintain pressure on Saudi Arabia , Erdogan said the crown prince had told Turkish envoys that he would shed light on the October 2 killing at the kingdom's consulate and do what was "necessary". But Turkish officials say they played them the recordings but did not hand them over. Ankara has shared voice recordings linked to the murder with a number of countries including Saudi Arabia as well as the United States and its Western allies.
Al-Qassam agents stopped it and wanted to search it, realised it was an Israeli operation and confronted them, it said in a statement. Just this morning Netanyahu said he wanted "calm" but Israeli military conducts strikes on Gaza breaking cease-fire.
Boeing , the world's largest planemaker, said earlier on Tuesday it delivered 43 of its 737 aircraft last month, up from 37 a year ago, helped by a booming global market. 737 MAX 8 crashed offshore of Indonesia last week killing all 189 people on board, the company referred operators of the aircraft to the plane's operation manual for procedures to deal with possible erroneous input from a sensor created to prevent the aircraft from going into a stall.
Cox received about 3.24 million votes in the midterm election, roughly 1.2 million less than Trump. Mr Trump actually suffered the worst midterm results in the House for any Republican president since 1974, after Watergate. A judge tossed out a lawsuit from Scott and the National Republican Senatorial Committee against Broward County Supervisor of Elections Brenda Snipes for failing to turn over information about ballots that have been counted.
While she did not mention Lee's cause of demise, celebrity news website TMZ reported that an ambulance was called to Lee's Hollywood Hills home early on Monday and that he died at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. "For decades he provided both young and old with adventure, escape, comfort, confidence, inspiration, strength, friendship and joy. Stan leaves an extraordinary legacy that will outlive us all", he said.
The suspect was known to both state police and federal intelligence authorities. "Anyone with information or who witnessed the incident is asked to go to Melbourne West Police Station to make a statement ", a police statement said. Ashton also detailed the timeline of the attack, which took place in Melbourne's busy central business district . His identity was not revealed but police said he came to Australia from Somalia in the 1990s.
Scott Maclean, the state's forestry and fire protection spokesman, said a number of civilians and firefighters had been injured in the fire north of Sacramento but it would be days before the authorities knew whether anyone had died. The Ventura County Fire Department said evacuation orders were issued for some 75,000 homes in Ventura County and neighboring Los Angeles County.
The Paisley-born actor returned to his home on Sunday and tweeted a picture of its burned-out shell . California Professional Firefighters President Brian Rice responded, "This shameful attack on California is an attack on all our courageous men and women on the front lines".
At least 230 Palestinians have since been killed by Israeli fire, the majority shot during protests and clashes, while others died in tank fire or air strikes. On Sunday, Netanyahu defended his decision to allow the Qatari cash to flow into Gaza as a way to avert an "unnecessary war", maintain quiet for residents of southern Israel and prevent a humanitarian catastrophe in the Gaza Strip.
Defense Minister Jeong Kyeong-doo said at a parliamentary committee Monday that 3,836 mines have been removed as of October 26 on the North Korean side of an excavation site in the DMZ, a four-kilometer-wide strip of land that has divided the Korean peninsula since an armistice accord ended the three-year conflict in 1953.