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Lebanon's Hariri Returns to Lebanon to Tackle Political Crisis

He is expected to return to Beirut on Wednesday. According to Al-Akhbar's sources , France insists that PM Hariri remains in office, expressing worries about any governmental vacuum that results from the resignation, "which may lead into a political, security and economic instability".

Donald Trump Just Basically Endorsed Alleged Pedophile Roy Moore

The long and short of it is this: Everything Trump said Tuesday afternoon about Moore and the Alabama Senate race runs directly opposite of what the leaders within the national GOP have said in recent weeks. Later in the gaggle, he reiterated Moore "denies" the claims made against him. "Plus 53% of white women love me!" he denies it, he had a lot to say about his major Democratic opponent, Doug Jones .

7.3-magnitude quake hits New Caledonia: USGS

Tsunami warning and advisory were issued in the region by The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center. Rigault said there was no immediate damage, but guests were on alert for a formal evacuation warning. New Caledonia's civil security agency made no plans to evacuate coastal places immediately. "Minor sea level fluctuations.may continue over the next few hours", a statement from the agency said.

Saudi Arabia leads Arab nations in condemning Iran, Hezbollah

On Sunday Arab League members adopted a resolution saying they would hold the "terrorist Lebanese Hezbollah. responsible for supporting terrorism and terrorist organisations in Arab countries, with modern weapons and ballistic missiles". Riyadh and Tehran have for decades stood on opposing sides of conflicts in the Middle East, including Yemen and Syria - where Iran-backed Hizbollah militiamen are fighting alongside forces loyal to Syrian president Bashar Al Assad.

Malcolm Young, guitarist and founding member of AC/DC, dies at 64

In another publication, Angus Young also wanted to express a tribute to this " perfectionist", " this unique man ". From the beginning, he always knew what he wanted to accomplish, and with his younger brother, he has conquered the music scene by giving the best of himself at every concert.

Clinton 'The Worst (and Biggest) Loser of All Time'

She adds: "I think that we should just leave that behind us and whoever they want to blame for anything, they're going to have to find somebody else". In the first debate, Clinton said that she supported democracy and would accept the results of the election. "But I certainly will support the outcome of this election", Clinton said.

It's Senate's Turn After House OKs GOP Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Currently, the United States has the highest corporate tax rate in the world. The votes of Rep. Chris Collins, R-Clarence, and Rep. Tom Reed, R-Corning, were less essential as other upstate Republicans added their votes to a house tax bill passed Thursday.

Truck driver with 'F-TRUMP' sticker arrested in Fort Bend County

FOX 26 News knocked on the door of the home of the woman who owns the truck, but she did not care to comment. Nehls was seeking the owner of the truck, hoping to work out an agreement to modify the display in lieu of disorderly conduct charges.

Russia, US at Odds Before Vote on Syria Chemical Weapons Team

Russian Federation vetoed a United Nations Security Council resolution on Thursday that would have renewed a mandate for the independent group investigating chemical weapons attacks in Syria. He also said that the inquiry fails " basic standards " of an investigation and ignores any information that would cast doubt on Damascus's involvement in the April incident.

UCLA Basketball Players Thank President Trump as They Return to US Soil

The case garnered additional attention because LiAngelo Ball is the brother of Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball , and because the timing of the arrests coincided with Trump's visit. "They [the Chinese authorities] do not play games". "They do not play games". The teams had traveled to Hangzhou earlier in the week to visit the headquarters of the game's sponsor, Chinese tech giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.

Five dead following shootings in rural California

Jim Schultz, a court reporter with Redding.com, was live-tweeting an interview with the alleged shooter's neighbor, Brian Flint, who said the suspect harassed him. "I know that we have airlifted a number of students", an official said, referring to "airlifting" a number of victims to the hospitals. Police offered no immediate word on the assailant's motive, but a sheriff's official said the shooter's neighbors had reported a domestic violence incident.

Sessions Throws Cold Water On GOP Fever To Appoint New Special Counsel

The decision to examine those matters raises questions about whether Mr. Trump is trying to use the Justice Department to investigate his political rivals and distract from the special counsel's investigation into his presidential campaign.

Scott Walker on Roy Moore allegations: 'I don't know if it's true'

Nelson contacted attorney Gloria Allred - known by San Diegans to have represented an accuser of former mayor Bob Filner - to represent her. Allred and Nelson also showed up to the press conference with a yearbook she says was signed by Moore.

Chance Of Rain, Snow - Or Both - Monday, Weather Service Says

For Tuesday , skies will clear through the afternoon and highs will warm to the upper 60s/ low 70s with southwest winds at 10-20 miles per hour. Moving into Sunday the chance of rain will dissipate and expect temperatures to decrease. After the front passes Friday night , highs over next weekend will be back in the lower 70s! Colder air returns on Friday with a high temperature in the 40s under a mix of clouds and sunshine.

President Trump Strikes Back at 'Short and Fat' Kim Jong Un

Asked at a news conference in Vietnam if he could see himself being friends with Mr Kim, the president said: "That might be a unusual thing to happen but it's a possibility". This isn't the first time Trump and Kim have traded barbs. The US think-tank said: "Although Pyongyang is outspent by its neighbours in dollar-to-dollar comparisons and defence experts say it operates with raging equipment and technology, the regime's forward-deployed military position and missiles aimed at Seoul ensure ...

16 die as boat capsizes in India

Two teams each comprising 30 NDRF personnel, a 45-member team of the State Disaster Rescue Force (SDRF) and 60 members of the Disaster Response and Fire Services Department have been roped into the rescue operation. Some of the survivors complained that the police that the boat was shaking right from moment it started from Bhavani Island. The boat exceeded its maximum carrying capacity of 24.

Indonesia, South Korea Upgrade Strategic Partnership

Moon arrived in the Vietnamese city of Da Nang where he was scheduled to attend the APEC summit and a series of bilateral meetings with global leaders, including Xi. Moon said to Xi during the meeting, "Korea-China relations briefly faced difficulty, but on the other hand, it was an opportunity to reconfirm how valuable we are to one another".

Kulbhushan Jadhav's wife can meet him, Pakistan tells India

The statement goes on to reiterate the allegations against Jhadav , saying he was apprehended by Pakistani agencies after he "illegally crossed over into Pakistan" and while he was "working with Indian Intelligence Agency/RAW". Jadhav, according to Pakistan, was arrested on March 3, 2016, in Balochistan 's Mashkhel area, a claim rejected by India. In September, India presented its written pleadings, also known as memorials, at the ICJ as per its directive.

Ex-President Barack Obama expected in Chicago for jury duty

When he arrived in the jury room, Obama greeted the other citizens waiting to be selected for a trial - shaking hands and signing books. "Did you know I was coming?" Nor is he the first famous Chicagoan to be called to jury duty. Former Presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton were also called for jury duty post-White House. Obama still owns a home at 51st and Greenwood, and is registered to vote in Chicago , although he and his family live in D.C.

Trump could face thorny issues on South Korea visit

Despite stark rhetoric over North Korea's nuclear and rocket tests, US President Donald Trump said on Sunday he believed North Koreans is "a great nation", DPA reported. should underestimate American resolve". The Pentagon said that calculating "best- or worst-case casualty scenarios" was challenging and would depend on the "nature, intensity and duration" of a North Korean attack; how much warning civilians would have to get to the shelters in South Korea; and the ability of US and ...

Robert Mueller Warned, "Stay out of President Trump's Real Estate Business, or…"

Investigators will also look at whether the elder Flynn tried to help form a plan to extradite an opponent of Turkish President Recep Erdogan who lives in the U.S. It was reported that Mr Flynn could face less severe charges if he cooperates with Mr Mueller's team and that could also benefit his son. Mr Manafort and his business partner, Rick Gates, were charged with 12 offences, including money laundering and conspiracy against the US.

Sen. Rand Paul assaulted in his home

Sen. Rand Paul has spoken out about his assault at his home in Bowling Green, Kentucky, saying he and his wife are grateful for the support they've received in the wake of the incident. The statement said Paul was "blindsided" by the assault but Cooper did not provide further details. The senator did not see Boucher approach as the properties of Paul and Boucher are adjacent.

Iran says resignation of Lebanese PM will create tension in region

Hariri became prime minister in late 2016 in a coalition government that included the Shiite militant group Hezbollah, one of Saudi Arabia's chief detractors in the region. Their political bloc controls the largest shares of seats in Lebanon's parliament. This is an indication that the resignation was designed to create tension in Lebanon and the region.

New Book Claims Bushes Had Harsh Words For Trump

Last month George W Bush gave a speech in NY that appeared to be a sweeping, yet thinly veiled critique of the Trump administration, its policies, and the President's blunt style. But "this is all different with Donald Trump", said presidential historian Douglas Brinkley. "Trump represents the outsider, and the Bush family are quintessential insiders".

Saudi Arabia intercepts missile targeting main airport

The missile launch on King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh was the first time the heart of the Saudi capital has been attacked and represents a major escalation of the ongoing war in the region. ET) and targeted civilian areas in Riyadh, the coalition said. The U.S., which is one of the kingdom's most important military suppliers, has backed the coalition with logistical support.

Set your clocks back one hour tonight

Warm, dry weather will accompany the time change this weekend, so enjoy some time outdoors after getting that extra hour of sleep. And you'll get 60 minutes more of shut-eye between Saturday night and Sunday wake-up. If you use a cell phone as your alarm clock, it will most likely change the time automatically. "There's some benefit to being in the same time zone with someone you're dealing with in a business relationship", Prerau said, suggesting the Maritimes would be under pressure to ...

Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner hands over documents to Special Counsel

An NBC/Wall Street Journal poll released on Sunday put Mr. Trump's approval rating at 38 percent - the lowest for the survey since February, when he was a month into his presidency. Then in a conversation with longtime adviser Roger Stone, Trump agreed with Stone's assessment that Kushner was providing the president with bad political advice, someone familiar with the conversation told Vanity Fair .

Man arrested after Colorado Walmart shooting

Ostrem was arrested Thursday, about 14 hours after the shooting inside a Walmart in the Denver suburb of Thornton. Court records also show Ostrem filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy in 2015. Thornton Police said they are now reviewing security camera footage and interviewing witnesses "for assistance with suspect (s) description/info". Thornton Police say two men were killed and a woman later died at the hospital after a lone gunman opened fire near the front of the Walmart at 9901 N.

Tourists to be banned from climbing Australia's most famous attraction

The latest statistics showed just 16 per cent of tourists climb Uluru, paving the way for the closure. After over 70 years of tourism, Uluru will be off limits for climbers from October 2019, local authorities have confirmed. The entirety of Uluru is a sacred area and the site where the climb begins is also a sacred men's area. We welcome tourists here. A sign at the base of Uluru urges visitors to reconsider climbing the sacred site, explaining it is not permitted under traditional law.

Treat New York terrorist as enemy combatant, say some USA lawmakers

He has yet to be formally charged. The President described the suspect in custody, Sayfullo Habibullaevic Saipov, as an "animal", and hit out at the program Saipov reportedly used in 2010 to come to the USA, from Uzbekistan. John McCain are calling for the suspect in Tuesday's terror attack in NY to be held as an unlawful enemy combatant. "From Orlando to San Bernardino and Boston to Manhattan, we must not consider these attacks on our homeland in isolation, but rather recognize them for ...