White House Counsel Don McGahn sits behind U.S. President Donald Trump as the president holds a cabinet meeting at the White House in Washington , U.S. His reaction was, "Of course it happened this way", one person said. However, there is no guarantee Brett Kavanaugh will be confirmed to the Supreme Court, throwing the timing of McGahn's departure into question.
Top Democrat Chuck Schumer and top Republican Mitch McConnell said flags on all government buildings should be at half-staff for the late senator. Trump sparred with the late senator numerous times over the past few years. Trump wasn't the only focus of McCain's statement , which was more optimistic in tone than the line referencing the current state of political affairs would lead you to believe.
John McCain conducted by CBN News' Chief Political Correspondent David Brody when he rode with McCain to New Hampshire on the "Straight Talk Express" in 2007 . Jeff Flake , who, like McCain, outraged the state's conservative base for bucking Trump on immigration and other issues. He won the nomination fair and square.
A spokesperson for the prime minister said Mr Morrison used the call to invite Mr Trump to visit Australia. After days of uncertainty, Australia finally has a new prime minister - their fifth in eight years - following a dramatic leadership battle.
In a new development, he also said the United States will cut funding for the U.N. human rights office, where former Chilean President Michelle Bachelet is set to become the new High Commissioner for Human Rights next month. "And we talked about a variety of ways in which it might be accomplished through a series of steps", Bolton said after talks in Geneva . He said he had expressed the USA 'priority of getting all Iranian forces out of Syria, ' and reiterated that Putin had told Bolton in ...
However, US State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert indicated there would be no correction in response to Pakistan's complaint. Secretary Pompeo spoke with Imran Khan and expressed his willingness to work with the new government towards a productive bilateral relationship.
As of the Tuesday morning update, Hurricane Lane was a category 4 storm , with maximum sustained winds near 250 km/h. The most powerful storm on record hitting Hawaii was Hurricane Iniki, a Category 4 that made landfall on Kauai island on September 11, 1992, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Images captured by NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration show the Category 4 storm swirling towards Hawaii with sustained winds around 155 miles per hour that could cause catastrophic damage. The state closed all government offices on Maui and the Big Island starting Wednesday. Kauai bore the brunt of Iniki in 1992, and that storm is top of mind for residents preparing to weather Lane in the coming days.
In a series of morning Twitter posts, Trump said The Boston Globe was "in collusion" with other newspapers for leading the editorial effort. "The fact is that the Press is FREE to write and say anything it wants, but much of what it says is FAKE NEWS, pushing a political agenda or just plain trying to hurt people", Trump wrote.
Although that distance may sound too far to justify Nasa's claim that it will "touch" the star's surface, the probe is expected to break through the Sun's atmosphere - known as the Corona - a total of 24 times over seven years while gathering data about its climate.
Critics say the country has lost ground in fighting corruption since the ruling Social Democratic Party assumed power in 2016. "In a European state, attacking innocent people, attacking journalists, attacking women and children is inconceivable", he said Monday, calling for a thorough investigation into police brutality during the anti-government protest.
Scientists are also anxious about another member of the endangered orcas. Scientists and researchers are in a race against time, struggling to save an ailing 3-year-old killer whale named Scarlet which has gone missing. USA and Canadian scientists said they were concerned about the mother's condition and would keep monitoring it but have no immediate plans to help it or remove the calf.
The lira tumbled about 10 per cent on Friday to another record low as investors worry about Erdogan's unorthodox economic policies and U.S. sanctions . The U.S.is the biggest destination for Turkish steel exports with 11 percent of the Turkish export volume. The president is "not happy with Turkey's decision not to release Pastor [Brunson]", White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said.
Look north to see more meteors. Even if you find ideal urban viewing conditions, there are a lot of other factors that can affect whether you see meteors, including whether the sky is clear and the properties of meteors themselves. But considering that only about 10 per cent of the United Kingdom is urban, most of us shouldn't have a problem finding a darker spot to go look at the skies from.
Sen. Bill Nelson is among the lawmakers opposed to the idea. Initially an assistant secretary of defense for space, this position will be "key to the critical transition to a Secretary of the Space Force in the years ahead", said Pence.
The United States has led the sanctions campaign to press North Korea to give up its nuclear and missile programs. The ministry threatened to hold back on denuclearization "as long as the USA denies even the basic decorum for its dialogue partner and clings to the outdated acting script which the previous administrations have all tried and failed", according to a spokesperson quoted by the North's state-run KCNA news agency.
FBI forensic accountant Morgan Magionos walked jurors through her special counsel-ordained investigation that revealed how Manafort purchased luxury goods back in the US through foreign bank accounts. Manafort". "I am here. I have accepted responsibility and I am trying to change". The questioning is part of the Manafort defense strategy of presenting Gates to the jury as someone who lies and can not be trusted.
The fast-moving inferno, sparked Friday, July 27 in Northern California , has now scorched 290,692 acres and is just 34% contained, according to California's Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire). The Mendocino Complex fire has surpassed the size of the Thomas fire to become the largest fire in Californian history. President Trump claimed in a tweet that California's wildfires are "made so much worse by the bad environmental laws" which prevent firefighters from ...
Saudi Airlines' move comes two days after the national government suspended all new trade agreements with Canada, recalled its own ambassador and gave Canada's chief diplomat 24 hours to leave the country. Dan McTeague, a senior analyst at the fuel price tracking website GasBuddy , said any such disruption could easily be offset by alternative supply, as Saudi Arabia's oil continues to represent an increasingly small portion of Canada's crude imports.
The other woman was also charged with disturbing the peace. She was also informed she would receive a fine of 1,000 kroner ($156/€134) in the mail. Anything from burkas, niqabs, ski masks and even fake beards are encompassed by the ban. Repeated violators will be fined up to 10,000 kroner ($1,560). The "Burqa Ban", which was passed in late May, was immediately criticized by global human rights organizations that called it a blatant attack on Islamic citizens of Denmark.