Attorney Rudy Giuliani insisted on Sunday that evidence of collusion between the Trump campaign and Russians cannot be taken at face value because " truth isn't truth ". "He fired Comey because Comey would not, among other things, say that he wasn't a target of the investigation", Giuliani told Fox News' Sean Hannity.
In Thrissur, rescuers searching inundated houses discovered the bodies of those unable to escape as the floodwaters quickly rose. The authorities have withdrawn the red alert for all districts in Kerala. The exact death toll is not known but it is thought to be in the thousands. "Our solidarity and the concrete support of the worldwide community should not lack for our brothers", said Pope Francis.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo had "redirected" the funds after coalition partners committed $300 million of their own, State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said in a statement on August 17. Trump froze the $230 million in March, threatening to withdraw United States forces from Syria, subject to a review to reassess Washington's role in the brutal seven-year-old conflict.
McGahn, according to the Times story, has voluntarily provided Mueller's team a wealth of information about Trump's behavior, beyond what might be expected from someone in his position. McGahn has openly expressed his frustrations, and signaled his desire to leave the White House months ago, but made a decision to stay on to lead the confirmation process of Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh.
A former White House employee is causing chaos for US President Donald Trump , releasing juicy details about her time working with him in a tell-all memoir. But she made it clear that is just her "personal opinion", not a fact. Harder also tried to stop the release of the book Fire and Fury: Inside the White House .
Lawyers acting for the Vietnamese accused in North Korean Kim Jong Nam's murder case say foreign witnesses are important in her trial. He said he "cannot rule out that this could be a political assassination" but found no concrete evidence of one.
Authorities warned of more torrential rain and strong winds over the weekend, as hundreds of troops and local fishermen staged desperate rescue attempts in helicopters and boats across the southern state. "In some areas, airlifting is the only option. thousands are still marooned", Vijayan said on Friday. At least 310,000 people displaced from across the state are taking shelter in more than 2,000 relief camps.
Residents are reporting that the quake caused big landslides in Belanting village, East Lombok . The tremor was also felt in the island's capital Mataram and on the neighbouring resort island of Bali . . More than 350,000 people fled their homes after that quake to shelter in government-provided tents or makeshift structures in open fields. And a fresh tremor of 6.3 magnitude struck the Indonesian holiday island of Lombok late this afternoon.
The military budget in China is expected to expand to $240 billion over the tenure of next 10 years. "The PLA continues to enhance its military capabilities in space, despite its public stance against the militarization of space", according to the Pentagon.
The two leaders are far from being allies, however. Austria now holds the European Union's rotating presidency. Merkel and Putin will each make statements at 1600 GMT on Saturday before the start of the talks at the government's Meseberg palace outside Berlin .
Christopher Watts is seen with Shanann and their daughters Celeste , three, and Bella , four. Police would not disclose where the girls' bodies were found, but said it was near their mother's. A motion filed Friday by attorneys defending Christopher Watts , who investigators believe killed his pregnant wife and daughters, asks that DNA samples be taken from the children's necks.
A bombshell grand jury report identifies more than a thousand victims of 300 "predator priests" who sexually abused children in six Pennsylvania dioceses dating back to 1940. "The cover up was sophisticated and, all the while, church leadership kept records of the abuse and the cover-up", Shapiro said Tuesday. In response to the report , Bishop David Zubik of the Pittsburgh diocese apologized to victims .
All 157 passengers and eight crew aboard the Xiamen Air Boeing 737-800 were unharmed after the accident late on Thursday, according to the airline and airport officials. "With God's blessing, all passengers and the crew were able to evacuate safely and no injuries except for about four who had some superficial scratches", Monreal said.
In its report , which was released late on Thursday, OCHA said water and electricity have yet to be restored in many areas of the city of 270,000 people. "I'm here to get his body", said Abdul Khaliq, waiting outside the Isteqlal hospital. We are under attack everywhere. The attack took place in Baghlan province's Baghlan-I Markazi district, said Mohammad Safdar Mohseni, the head of the provincial council.
Marshals as a result of the threats he's faced. " I don't feel right if I release their names ", Ellis said . "I think it's all a good sign, yes", he said. Ellis responded that prosecutors had to prove their case beyond "doubt based on reason" - not "beyond a possible doubt". Judge Ellis told the jurors they needed to rely on their collective memory of the evidence to answer most questions.
Vajpayee's funeral procession started from the BJP headquarters on the Deen Dayal Upadhyay Marg, and then took the Bahadur Shah Zaffar Marg, crossed Delhi Gate and Daryaganj, to take the Netaji Subhash Marg, before reaching Smriti Sthal at Shanti Van.
Ohr works in the Justice Department's criminal division, and was in contact with former British spy Christopher Steele, who compiled a dossier of allegations of possible collusion between Trump's camp and Russian Federation during the 2016 presidential campaign.
The two woman have been feuding this week after the former reality star released a secret recording of the two discussing a rumored tape of President Trump using the N-word during his time on NBC's " The Apprentice ". She has stunned America with a book tour the likes of which has never been seen before. 'There are things I'm going to save to share when the time is right, ' she teased.
Cavusoglu also recalled that the US has not taken any concrete step on Turkey's extradition request for Fethullah Gülen. Another stumbling block in bilateral relations is the arrest of American pastor Andrew Brunson in Turkey. He also noted that Moscow appreciates Turkey's rejection to join the anti-Russia sanctions by the West, saying the U.S. He stressed that the US should learn that they will not achieve any results with sanctions while calling for more dialogue and diplomacy.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Labor leader Bill Shorten gave passionate speeches opposing Senator Anning in parliament before sharing a handshake across the dispatch box. Senator Hanson disowned Mr Anning - who was elected to the Senate on her One Nation ticket - saying his speech was "straight from the Goebbels' handbook from Nazi Germany".