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by | February 10, 2018 | 09:15

Kelly's rehashing of the events, which conflicts with public and behind-the-scenes accounts from multiple sources, left some White House officials with the impression that Kelly was trying to get senior staff to get on the same page about the recent events - and offering a rosier picture of his own actions - the sources said .

by | February 10, 2018 | 09:37

It is unclear whether Kelly has actually offered his resignation or whether the president is ready to accept his resignation. Rumors have begun swirling around the fate of John Kelly , the White House chief of staff, who has found himself at the center of a firestorm in recent days amid allegations that a top Trump administration staffer had abused his ex-wives.

by | February 10, 2018 | 08:14

On Thursday, however, 13 years into the Trump marriage, Graff Diamonds has denied that this deal was ever struck. Graff Diamonds, the jewelers who sold Trump the 15-carat diamond ring, told Forbes Thursday that the president paid full price for the rock, despite what he recounted in a 2005 interview with the The New York Times .

by | February 10, 2018 | 07:54

Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. lifted its position in shares of Compania de Minas Buenaventura SAA by 7.8% during the 4th quarter. The stock increased 0.94% or $0.345 during the last trading session, reaching $37.175. (NYSE:CAT) has "Neutral" rating given on Friday, March 18 by Citigroup. Among 4 analysts covering Compania de Minas Buenaventura SA (NYSE:BVN), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold.

by | February 10, 2018 | 08:17

Bill Nelson said the almost $90 billion in assistance will help his state. It becomes the largest aid package passed by the Senate since the hurricanes hit. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., announced the funding agreement Wednesday morning. Last week, the Massachusetts Senate passed a supplemental budget that includes $15 million for school districts educating students from Puerto Rico and the U.S.

by | February 10, 2018 | 07:48

Mr Joyce insisted that he would be right because "every child has a right, absolute right to know her or his mother and father". His own marriage was struggling, he acknowledged at the time. The baby is due sometime around April, at the same time that Joyce turns 51. Barnaby Joyce has split from wife Natalie. "You make the commitment to try and see it through, now I acknowledge that I failed and I'm obviously incredibly sorry about that, but I'm also - like other people incredibly hurt ...

by | February 10, 2018 | 07:57

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and North Korean officials have attended a pre-Olympic opening ceremony reception hosted by South Korean President Moon Jae-in, but did not meet face-to-face. Pence stood to welcome the USA athletes as the Korean pop hit Gangnam Style blared around the stadium, sparking the "Horse Dance" in the crowd and among the volunteers.

by | February 10, 2018 | 08:01

Council member Charles Allen, a Democrat, tweeted . The U.S. traditionally has not embraced such showy displays of military might, such as North Korea's parading of ballistic missiles as a claim of global prestige and influence. ".the President has great affection and respect for the military. We still have wars going on that we need to fight". "We can play strategy and Risk ", she said.

by | February 10, 2018 | 08:23

Services deemed essential would continue, including Social Security payments, the air traffic control system and law enforcement. Mr Paul was unfazed, saying: "I didn't come up here to be part of somebody's club". Republicans were sheepish about the bushels of dollars for Democratic priorities and the return next year of $1 trillion-plus deficits. The bill would also set up a two-year, $300 billion boost in spending on military and domestic programs.

by | February 10, 2018 | 07:47

UPDATE, 1:56 p.m. ET: Senate leaders announced on Wednesday afternoon that they had reached a two-year budget deal to avert a government shutdown . Federal funding for government services formally expired at midnight (05:00 GMT). Rep. Chris Collins, R-N.Y., said the agreement would also suspend the debt ceiling for one year.

by | February 10, 2018 | 06:32

The above map shows Sioux City's emergency snow routes. This will be in effect from February 8, 2018 at 7 p.m. until Feb.10, 2018 at 10 a.m. Vehicles parked on snow routes will be ticketed and may be towed. 9th beginning at 5 a.m. The City is cautioning residents to move their cars and garbage and recycling containers from the streets until snow has been cleared.

by | February 10, 2018 | 07:33

Eaton Corporation plc ( ETN ) stock price traded at a gap of -5.69% from an average price of last twenty days and stands at a distance of -1.29% away from it's an average price of recent fifty days. Federated Investors Pa reported 0.12% stake. After a recent check, The J.M. Smucker Company, ( NYSE: SJM)'s last month price volatility comes out to be 2.10% which for the week stands at 3.42%.

by | February 10, 2018 | 06:29

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) has declined 8.48% since February 8, 2017 and is downtrending. Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc ( GLPI ) is a self-administered and self-managed Pennsylvania real estate investment trust (REIT). On 4/27/2017 Gaming and Leisure Properties announced a quarterly dividend of $0.62 7.13% with an ex dividend date of 6/14/2017 which will be payable on 6/30/2017.

by | February 10, 2018 | 07:11

Stanley is charged with the second-degree murder of Colten Boushie, a passenger in a grey Ford Escape vehicle, who was shot and killed on Stanley's property in the RM of Glenside on August 9, 2016. I went right to the front of the vehicle. "I thought the auto was going to run me over", he testified. Meiler testified that he did not intend to shoot Biuk and that the gun fired accidentally.

by | February 10, 2018 | 05:47

The record-breaking light show surpasses Intel's previous record of 500 drones flown at one time in Germany in 2016. The Shooting Star light show was pre-recorded, just like Lady Gaga's American flag, but that's because Pyeongchang can get very cold and very windy.

by | February 10, 2018 | 06:18

Just before Paul objected to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's (R-KY) move to call a vote, the Majority leader as well as his Democratic counterpart pleaded with him to accept a vote on a procedural move, a budget point of order, instead.

by | February 10, 2018 | 06:54

Twelve soldiers were killed and seven others were injured in that attack before the two " fidayeen " (suicide attack) terrorists were killed. "Around 4:55 am suspicious movement was noticed by the santri; santri bunker was sacked upon & they retaliated".

by | February 10, 2018 | 05:34

Heavy rain is on the way to central and eastern Kentucky. Saturday will be cloudy and mild with an 80% chance of rain. Most places will see between one and three inches of rain, with isolated pockets in excess of three inches. There is also the potential for a few strong storms on Saturday across extreme south Alabama. You should stay aware of weather conditions and stay informed with the WAAY 31 Severe Storm Tracking Team using or the WAAY 31 Severe Storm Tracker app on your ...

by | February 10, 2018 | 06:39

Conservatives objected to how much money it spends, and Democrats, including House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , voted against it since it excludes a deal on immigration. "Republican majorities in the House and Senate have turned the (budget) process into an embarrassing spectacle, running from one crisis directly into the next", said Democratic Representative Nita Lowey prior to the House vote.

by | February 10, 2018 | 04:50

Scott is considering a run for Senate this year in which he would challenge Nelson. While the Senate package contains more relief dollars, it is still not as much as Texas Gov. Virgin Islands who were displaced by hurricanes Maria and Irma. No, for Puerto Rico, an island that's still reeling from the damage Hurricane Maria left in September, this victory was extra sweet.

by | February 10, 2018 | 05:21

He obtained two laptops, a mobile phone, food, clothes and toiletries as well as cash. The man even spoke to Sky News at the time of the disaster and described the "shock" of "seeing dead bodies". that you knew full well what you were doing. "You knew that you were taking advantage of these genuine victims at the awful time of this bad tragedy".

by | February 10, 2018 | 04:50

Bessemer Group Inc. now owns 1,572 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $103,000 after buying an additional 872 shares during the period. In the last quarter, insiders sold 213,729 shares of company stock worth $14,911,408. 2,853 shares were sold by SHAPIRO MARK S , worth $192,018 on Wednesday, August 9.

by | February 10, 2018 | 05:16

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump pledged to strengthen security and economic cooperation and build on the Indo-Pacific partnership, according to the White House. "They also exchanged views on Burma and ways to address the plight of the Rohingya refugees". "President Yameen has systematically alienated his coalition, jailed or exiled every major opposition political figure, [and] deprived elected Members of Parliament of their right to represent their ...

by | February 10, 2018 | 05:42

Louis Post-Dispatch reports. Porter Jr. met with the media Friday afternoon for the first time in over a month. If he is able to return to the court, that could be great news for a Tigers program that is looking to sneak into the NCAA Tournament.

by | February 10, 2018 | 04:59

On Friday, Games organizers POCOG said: "A letter was today sent from POCOG President Mr Lee Hee-beom to the Chef de Mission of the National Olympic Committee of the Islamic Republic of Iran to apologize for the misunderstanding regarding the distribution of mobile phones to the Iranian athletes ".

by | February 10, 2018 | 04:41

Khan said he would request the Supreme Court to form a commission to investigate the killings of 870 people in fake police encounters during the regime of Shehbaz Sharif in 1997-98. Earlier today, the party had taken to Twitter to announce that the PTI chief would "honour Lodhran " today at the rally. The election body has declared that Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) chief's address to the election meeting of its candidate Ali Tareen will be a breach of the election code of conduct.

by | February 10, 2018 | 04:08

Paul's neighbor attacked him previous year, seemingly because he didn't like the way Paul handled his lawn care, and sent Paul to the hospital with broken ribs and a pleural effusion. "She should be ashamed", Gor tweeted. The senator said , "We have Republicans hand-in-hand with Democrats offering us trillion-dollar deficits", adding he wants his fellow lawmakers "to feel uncomfortable" about voting for big deficits, USA Today reported .

by | February 10, 2018 | 05:29

A possible government shutdown is now in the picture again. With lawmakers' attention focused on high-stakes negotiations securing a two-year spending agreement, debates on the future of DACA recipients must wait until next week. Prospects for dealing with immigration, however, were fuzzy as ever. Some House Democrats, including Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , plan to vote no on the bill because it doesn't include a permanent solution for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ...

by | February 10, 2018 | 04:36

After all, talking for hours on end is generally a sign that you have nothing else up your sleeve. The latest deal still has to pass the House, however, and many Democrats are expected to oppose it as it does not contain specific protections for Dreamers.

by | February 10, 2018 | 03:53

Moon also said he wants to work with Abe to create future-oriented relations with Japan while looking squarely at shared history. Abe said he wants to make efforts to connect the success of the PyeongChang Olympics to that of the 2020 Tokyo Games.

by | February 10, 2018 | 03:32

Speaking to the Israeli media, the USA president confirmed his commitment to support Jerusalem as Israel's capital and to facilitate a peace process with the Palestinians. The president also said he understands why previous presidents who said they would recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital ended up not doing it. Trump said that he meant to say that the declaration clarified that Jerusalem is Israel's capital, but when it comes to specific borders he would support the ones agreed upon by ...

by | February 10, 2018 | 04:07

However, the MQM-P chief did not meet them. Earlier, Sattar had called for a party meeting at the Bahadurabad centre, clarifying: "Today it will only be a meeting". ECP officials said that the letter of the MQM-P coordination committee to take back the power from party convener to nominate Senate candidates does not hold any legal value.

by | February 10, 2018 | 03:55

MS residents with a certain type of gun license could sue governments, universities and schools for defying a law meant allow them to carry guns nearly anywhere on government property. "If HB1083 is adopted to permit weapons in college sports venues, it is likely that competitors will decline opportunities to play in Oxford and Starkville, game officials will decline assignments, personal safety concerns will be used against Mississippi's universities during the recruiting process and fan ...

by | February 10, 2018 | 02:52

A mild drama however ensued in court as Counsel to Chukwuma, Professor J.N Mbadugba, escaped being slammed with contempt of court over his rude legal approach. "Mr Onwukwe, a defence counsel for the first defendant, was here in court on January 17; this is a criminal charge and proceedings can not hold until the defendant is present".

by | February 10, 2018 | 03:02

Timmons' body will be taken to the GBI Crime Lab in Decatur for an autopsy. The employee worked at the Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home, which is owned by AUHealth but operated independently. The shooting happened late in the morning outside the Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home, the university said in a post on Twitter, describing it as a "domestic violence situation".