by | March 21, 2018 | 08:23

According to the poll conducted by the Kyodo news agency , the government is supported by 38.7 percent, compared to 48.2 percent registered two weeks ago. The largest point of contention right now for Abe is a re-emergent scandal over potential graft in the sale of state land, which has proven to be the biggest challenge to his administration since he was elected in late 2012.

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:25

The lie test, obtained by CBS News, said she had unprotected sex with Mr Trump in 2006. Daniels is scheduled to be interviewed on " 60 Minutes " this Sunday. Cohen's test results claiming otherwise? 'When this is over, the American people will know the truth about the relationship and the cover-up'. Daniels has claimed she met Trump during a golf event in Lake Tahoe in July 2006.

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:23

Schecter's decision today rejects that claim , and gives Trump's lawyers 10 days to respond. "No one is above the law", Schecter wrote in an 18-page decision. "False allegations have been levied against me and I look forward to responding to them in an appropriate forum", he told Reuters. She said she was tricked into signing it, that it was meant to illegally influence the election and because it violates public policy against using threats of legal action to get someone to stay silent ...

by | March 21, 2018 | 08:22

McDougal is asking the court to declare the agreement null and void, saying that she was tricked into signing it; that it was meant to illegally influence the 2016 election; and that it violates public policy against using threats of legal action to get someone to stay silent on issues of public concern.

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:51

At the time when school officials said they would initiate Baker Act commitment proceedings against Mr. Cruz, he apparently did not own any weapon other than a pellet gun. But Deputy Peterson apparently changed his mind about the commitment request the next day. The teen was recorded by security cameras riding his skateboard at the school around 4:30 p.m.

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:54

The bridge was being built for FIU, and FIU was involved in the project delivery. The nation was rocked by the recent news of the Florida International University bridge collapse , and now the college campus has finally reopened. "From a safety perspective we don't see that there's any issue there, so we're not concerned about it from that perspective ", Denney Pate, with FIGG bridge engineers , said in the voicemail, which FDOT released to the public, "although obviously the cracking ...

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:50

Putin's previous Kremlin term was marked by a crackdown on the opposition after huge protests, the Ukraine conflict, military intervention in Syria and the introduction of Western sanctions that contributed to a fall in living standards. However, the European Union said "violations and shortcomings" in the election flouted global standards, pointing to one-sided media coverage and curbs on political freedoms.

by | March 20, 2018 | 04:51

During that period, Britain "will no longer participate in the European Union decision-making process", Barnier said. Britain says an EU-UK free trade deal to be sealed by 2021 can do that. Labour leader Brendan Howlin TD urged vigilance on the agreement, saying the deal on the transition period provided no clarity around how a hard border would be avoided.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:49

A reporter, in the wake of the president firing Rex Tillerson and continued rumors of pending shakeups, told Sanders, "we're hearing a lot from staff behind the scenes saying they're on edge, people are anxious, they don't know what's happening in terms of staffing exits, firings".

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:49

Temperatures will recover to closer to average, with a maximum temperature of 6 °C. DESPITE the snowfall in much of Worcestershire having now stopped, a weather warning remains in place until tonight. Nicola Maxey from the Met Office said: "It's a good idea to keep an eye on the latest Met Office forecast and warnings for your area to ensure you're up to date with the latest situation".

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:46

Patrick's Cathedral and Trump Tower. But the real Ireland is what you make it. The story goes that he banished them from the country by chasing them into the sea. March 17, 2011 - The 250th New York City St. Patrick's Day Parade is held. Prime Minister of Ireland Leo Varadkar attends the 2018 New York City St.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:49

The Foreign Office said in a statement that it had expected the Russian retaliation, which includes closing the British consulate in St. Petersburg and barring cultural organization the British Council. British police said there is no apparent link between the attack on Glushkov and the poisoning of the Skripals, but both have raised alarm in the West at a time when Russian Federation is increasingly assertive on the global stage and is facing investigations over alleged interference in the ...

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:45

On Friday, Facebook announced it was suspending Cambridge Analytica and data scientist Aleksandr Kogan , Chancellor's former business colleague, from using its platform while it investigates. Cambridge Analytica, the data firm he worked with - which funded the project to turn tens of millions of Facebook profiles into a unique political weapon - also attracted interest from a key Russian firm with links to the Kremlin, The Guardian wrote .

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:45

Polesitter Zarco took the holeshot to comfortably lead the first 18 laps despite brief attempts by Marc Marquez and Valentino Rossi to take over at the front. "I think this season is the most balanced of Moto GP seasons ever", Rossi, 39, who will be the oldest rider this year, told reporters at a joint press conference on Thursday.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:49

The report on Channel 10 television said Turkish identity papers were found on the body of the alleged assailant. The Israeli who was stabbed in his upper body by a terrorist in Jerusalem on Sunday afternoon remains in critical condition.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:48

The Ministry has not divulged the agenda or participants of the meeting, but says that the talks are not of a top-level political nature and that Finland is working only as an "academic" and "routine" facilitator for the meet. DPRK is the acronym of North Korea's official name, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. "We've never been in a position where a president - our president - has met with a leader of North Korea, ever".

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:44

The arrest came two days after Mexican authorities issued an Amber Alert for Yu, which stated that she could in danger. Yu willingly ran with Esterly, according to reports. "She is glad that Amy is safe and that Kevin is with authorities". Mauser said the school is working closely with both Allentown police and the Colonial Regional Police Department, which has jurisdiction of the area where the school is located.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:46

The Wolverines hit a ridiculous buzzer-beating 3-pointer to reach the Sweet 16. The senior made his first eight free throws of the game, but missed three of his last four tries as MI earns a spot in next week's West Regional Semifinal against North Carolina or Texas A&M.

by | March 19, 2018 | 00:37

The St. Patrick's Day Parade will follow a shorter route again this year, as it did in 2015 and last year, because of snow clogging the neighborhood's streets. This year's grand marshal is Loretta Brennan Glucksman, chairman of The American Ireland Fund, a group that has raised millions of dollars for philanthropic projects in Ireland, including funding for integrated schools for Catholic and Protestant children in Northern Ireland.

by | March 18, 2018 | 02:18

Mr Ri's visit to Stockholm, where he once served as a diplomat at the North Korean embassy, has been shrouded in secrecy. He made headlines previous year by telling reporters that Kim could order a hydrogen bomb test over the Pacific Ocean in response to insults from Trump.

by | March 18, 2018 | 02:18

The state employee was out on assignment Tuesday and didn't hear the voice mail from W. Denney Pate of FIGG Bridge Engineers until he returned to the office Friday, the DOT said. Andrew Herman, a former president of the American Society of Civil Engineers, told USA Today that it seemed the builders did not follow the proper sequence in putting the bridge up.

by | March 18, 2018 | 02:15

The Labour leader has been given security briefings on the poisoning, but Mr Milne said yesterday that the Government may have more information. "What he needs to be more focused on is the fact that Russian Federation have a significant case to answer and our security services' advice to ministers and to the National Security Council can not be ignored or equated with weapons of mass destruction advice in a previous era".

by | March 18, 2018 | 02:17

The bill has angered Chinese officials, who see Taiwan as an inalienable provincial territory of China because of the One China Policy that was established in the US-PRC joint communique of 1982. Stanley Kao (高碩泰), Taiwan's representative to the U.S., said he is looking forward to more interaction between the two countries. Residents of Taipeh also appeared happy with the development, with one man telling DW: "Taiwan is a political entity; we should have the right to officially visit the ...

by | March 18, 2018 | 02:16

Delegates applaud as a screen displays the final vote tally for Xi Jinping on Saturday in Beijing. He is a longstanding ally of President Xi and his elevation is being seen as a further consolidation of the Chinese leader's power. Wang stepped down from the Communist Party's ruling council in October under informal retirement rules but remained a prominent member of the Politburo Standing Committee during the public sessions of the National People's Congress .

by | March 17, 2018 | 02:28

The Turkish military urged civilians to leave and the Syrian Kurdish militiamen to surrender to besieging Turkish forces. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Friday that he "profoundly regrets that resolution 2401, concerning the cessation of hostilities throughout Syria, has not been implemented".

by | March 17, 2018 | 02:23

All 13 were charged in a February indictment by the US Special Counsel, who is investigating allegations that Russian Federation meddled in the US vote to help Donald Trump win. The sanctions mark the first use of a law Congress passed in June to punish Russian Federation for its election-year interference. The Trump administration on Thursday imposed fresh sanctions on Russian government hackers and spy agencies to punish Moscow for interfering in the 2016 presidential election, ...

by | March 17, 2018 | 02:26

That was 35 fewer than the number of seats held by her coalition, indicating that some lawmakers withheld their support in the secret ballot. "I accept the vote", a beaming Merkel told lawmakers before being sworn in by Bundestag President Wolfgang Schaeuble.

by | March 17, 2018 | 02:26

The adviser was "within the blast radius" of the president's not-infrequent anger, a senior national security official said , because McMaster saw Trump almost every day. The tumult at the White House follows the recent resignation of White House Communications Director Hope Hicks late last month and resignation last week of Trump's top economic adviser Gary Cohn , who heads the National Economic Council.

by | March 17, 2018 | 02:23

The Israel Defense Forces has confirmed that the man deliberately drove into the four soldiers, all in their 20s, on Friday afternoon in Mevo Dotan. He is being questioned and IDF troops are searching the area. The Israeli military said the soldiers had been securing routes near the settlement of Mevo Dotan. "This revolution against the Trump decision and the occupation is not a wave of anger but an ongoing action until our people are totally free", said Hamas, which is considered a ...

by | March 17, 2018 | 02:23

Oil had rallied to a three-year high in January. Brent for May settlement added 6c to $64.95 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. "We welcome the aggressive cost-cutting measures, application of technology and their managerial techniques which has enabled them to increase productivity", he said.

by | March 16, 2018 | 05:15

Williamson was addressing the media after Prime Minister Theresa May announced that she had expelled 23 Russian diplomats from the United Kingdom after finding Russia culpable of the chemical attack in Salisbury last week. What we will do, we will look at how Russian Federation responds to what we have done. That is what they are wanting to see: "Britain standing together against this great threat".

by | March 15, 2018 | 06:36

Sikorski, 28, who 11 years ago broke his spine in a fall, was among Poland's medal hopes in the Games, which started in South Korea on Friday. Jess Gallagher was the first and last Australian to win medals at both a Winter and Summer Paralympics.

by | March 15, 2018 | 06:34

Tomorrow (Thursday): We're still partly cloudy and breezy with a morning flurry possible. Southwest wind 6 to 8 miles per hour. North wind around 5 miles per hour. This afternoon high temperatures will warm up near 40 degrees but as we head into the evening we will see another chance for a wintry mix. Winds could gust as high as 20 miles per hour.

by | March 15, 2018 | 06:20

The victor from Phulpur , Nagendra Patel, thanked Akhilesh Yadav and Mayawati for his good showing. Huge setback for PM Modi and CM Yogi: BJP trails by 26000 votes in Gorakhpur , 38498 votes in Phulpur and 43000 votes in Bihar's Araria Lok Sabha seats.

by | March 14, 2018 | 00:53

He may be a globalist, but I still like him", Trump says at a Cabinet meeting. Trump's chief economic adviser Gary Cohn - a fervent supporter of free trade - resigned earlier this week after Trump announced his tariffs. Trump, in a move last week that surprised many of his top advisers, called for stiff tariffs on the import of steel and aluminum. But, seriously, on behalf of all of us, I want to thank Gary.

by | March 14, 2018 | 00:51

Officials say the bus was returning to Houston from a school trip to Disney World. Initial reports have suggested 52 people were on the bus. The crash shut down I-10 in both directions. The Channelview Independent School District said 40 students and six adults from the school were on board. The bus had been due to take the children back home to Channelview, Texas, in Houston .

by | March 14, 2018 | 00:55

Nauert, 48, of Locust Valley, a former Fox News host on " Fox and Friends ", was promoted Tuesday after Steve Goldstein, the former undersecretary of State for public diplomacy, was sacked for breaking from the official White House position on the ousting of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.

by | March 14, 2018 | 00:52

According to the official, one of the issues is the US supplying weapons to Kurdish groups in Syria. The UK-based NGO Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that Turkish forces and their Syrian militia allies have effectively encircled an estimated 700,000 people in Afrin and nearby areas.

by | March 14, 2018 | 00:54

Open from 7 8 p.m., you can also check where your closest polling location is . Because of a long-running fight over Pennsylvania's congressional boundaries, the victor will have to start campaigning for re-election nearly immediately in a different district.

by | March 14, 2018 | 00:51

The visit comes as Trump and his administration have voiced increasing anger at California's refusal to cooperate with federal immigration authorities. But Trump seemed optimistic that a change in leadership following the Mexican election in July could lead to a more favorable set of circumstances.