Romney also said he has "increasing hope that President-elect Trump is the very man who can lead us". He dined on frog legs, scallops and gourmet chocolate cake with Trump at an upscale Manhattan restaurant Tuesday evening. Mitt Romney is "not a done deal" for secretary of state, but he's still under consideration, soon-to-be White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus said Wednesday.
I am now confident that President-elect Trump is a trustworthy leader", the Japanese PM is reported to have said by Reuters. According to Wall Street Journal , the Japanese leader added: "I renewed my conviction that together with Mr Trump, I will be able to establish a relationship of trust".
Roscosmos said most of the fragments burned up in the atmosphere, while Russia's official news agency, TASS, reported that debris may have fallen 60-80 kilometers west of Kyzyl, the capital of the Tuva Republic. They were welcomed on board by NASA astronaut Shane Kimbrough, right front, and cosmonauts Andrei Borisenko and Sergei Ryzhikov (secaond and third from left).
It is the second time in history that the World Juniors will take place in the Western province of British Columbia. Hockey Canada is set to announce the host of the 2019 World Junior Championship on Thursday. Toigo reminisced nostalgically about Canada's second straight gold medal in 2006 under head coach Brent Sutter: "To win in the manner they did - in this building here, against Russian Federation, 5-0 - it was just a great experience for everybody".
A July 18 strike that killed 100 IS fighters also killed as many as 24 civilians, the statement adds. Syrian activists said roughly 50 of the dead were civilians seeking shelter from the fighting, while the Pentagon claimed to have struck Islamic State fighters preparing to launch a counterattack on Kurdish and Arab fighters on the town's outskirts.
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump attends a campaign event at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida, U.S., August 3, 2016. During the campaign, Trump often outclassed his Democrat rival Hillary Clinton with the size of his rally audiences, which gathered thousands of his supporters.
For South Korean farmer Lee Hyo-shin, demanding the ouster of President Park Geun-hye was a slow and grueling 10-day journey atop a vehicle unable to move faster than 20 kilometers (12 miles) per hour. Park is accused of letting her confidante Choi Soon-sil, who does not hold an official government post, view confidential documents and presidential speeches.
Critics of the Iran deal stressed that having the existing sanctions in place was particularly vital during the presidential transition. However, the White House did not urge for a reauthorization of the Iran Sanctions Act (ISA), which is expected to expire on December 31 if it is not renewed.
Park has offered to leave office if parliament arranges a safe transfer of power, triggering an immediate backlash from opposition parties, which called the overture a stalling tactic to help the president navigate through a huge political scandal involving her shadowy confidante.
Alarmed by the escalation of tension with India along the LoC, Pakistan yesterday asked the United Nations to act before the situation snowballs into a "full-fledged crisis". "The movement has not lost any of its zeal even after the aggression against it and Pakistan will continue to support it", Aziz told legislators. Kashmir has been divided between India and Pakistan since the end of British colonial rule in 1947.
The Senate is expected to vote on the bill before the end of this year's session. South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham, one of Trump's rivals during the Republican presidential primaries last winter and spring, says the USA must investigate "Russia's misadventures throughout the world" and, if strong evidence is discovered of those misadventures reaching our election, "Putin should be punished".
Singh claimed the move has reduced the gap between rich and the poor and now people would pay taxes instead of evading it. "I am short of words in thanking people who suffered problems and inconvenience (due to demonetization) and you continued to stand with this work of honesty", he said.
All were later rescued, army spokesman said. A group of heavily-armed terrorists in police uniform stormed an army unit in Nagrota in morning hours yesterday, triggering an intense gunbattle that lasted for hours. It was the most audacious attack on an Indian military base since a September 18 assault at an army base in the town of Uri. "Ever since the Uri attack happened, Pakistan has turned the heat and unleashed a string of attacks on us, while we are still beating the drum about one, ...
Officials said an encounter broke out between armed suspects and Border Security Force troops after a group of militants tried to infiltrate into this side of Kashmir. "Two militants were believed to have been killed and six soldiers were injured". "So on a day on which 7 of our courageous soldiers lost their lives to terrorist bullets the government must explain its Pakistan policy to nation", Omar wrote on Twitter late last night after the Nagrota attack.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday threatened to throw open Turkey's borders and allow tens of thousands of migrants to flood into European countries after the EU voted to back a freeze in membership talks with Ankara. The vote by the EU Parliament reflected spiralling tensions between Ankara and the bloc after Brussels repeatedly expressed alarm over the magnitude of Turkey's crackdown after the coup.
The revised peace accord between the Colombian government and FARC rebels signifies a triumph over the opponents of peace, guerrilla commander Rodrigo Londoño Echeverri said here Friday. The original agreement was signed on 26 September, but days later, voters rejecting the agreement. The majority of political parties in the country support this new agreement and President Santos is confident it will pass in the legislative branch.
Rescue volunteers carried her body away on a motorcycle. Syria and Russian Federation have declined a United Nations request for a pause in the fighting to evacuate 400 sick and wounded in need of immediate treatment, but Russian Federation wants to discuss the idea of setting up four humanitarian corridors, Egeland said, adding: "A humanitarian corridor can work if all the armed actors respect it".
Stein campaign attorney Lawrence Otter said he meant to file a lawsuit in Commonwealth Court on Monday asking for a statewide recount, The Philadelphia Inquirer reported. The campaign for Reform Party presidential candidate Roque "Rocky" De La Fuente had also petitioned for a recount in the state but later withdrew it, according to the elections commission.
It is unclear which side fired the shells, as both sides have forces in the area, and are trying to get the upper-hand in the fighting. Gains by the Syrian army and its allies since last week have brought whole districts back under government control and led to a human exodus as thousands have fled their pulverised neighbourhoods near the rapidly shifting front lines.
While Mr. Khamenei has repeatedly said the United States has violated its end of the one-year-old nuclear deal, the House's passage of the Iran Sanctions Act (ISA) last week could herald an official step away from the landmark agreement .
West Texas Intermediate crude soared 9.3 percent in NY trading Wednesday as share prices of energy companies globally jumped after OPEC agreed to reduce output by about 1.2 million barrels a day by January, fulfilling a plan sketched out in Algiers in September to cut its production to 32.5 million barrels.
UN Commission on Human Rights has said a large scale massacres and the destruction of villages are being drawn up by the 64 ethinic groups in the country. US ambassador to the Human Rights Council Keith Harper told a special session of the United Nations body in Geneva that the SouthSudanese government has mobilized at least 4,000 militia members and "is staging these fighters in Equatoria to begin conducting attacks" - a claim quickly denied by his counterpart from the African ...
The developments in Syria come as Russian Federation has sought new ties with the U.S.in the conflict. But it has failed to secure agreement from the government, even as the army's siege has led to dwindling food supplies and the exhaustion of remaining worldwide aid provisions in the east.
The BAe 146, made by BAE Systems Plc, crashed into a mountainside next to La Union town outside Medellin. Brazil's Chapecoense football club fans participate in a tribute to the players killed in the plane crash at the club's stadium in Chapeco , Santa Catarina, Brazil, on Wednesday.
The toll has increased when National Disaster Response Force, Uttar Pradesh Police and army personnel got access to coaches which were inaccessible earlier. Chief Medical Officer Kanpur Ramayan Prasad said 105 bodies have been handed over to family members after postmortem and free ambulances were provided.
Earlier he was the commander of Rawalpindi Corps and is now the Inspector General of Training and Evaluation at the headquarters, a position his predecessor General Raheel Sharif had held before taking up the top job in Pakistan's army. "For that, the worldwide community's special attention is necessary", he said. The Pakistani Army chief is a powerful institution in the country where military has staged three coups and military generals have ruled the country.
President-elect Trump defeated Democrat Hillary Clinton by 10,704 votes out of almost 4.8 million ballots cast in MI, but Stein alleges that irregularities and the potential for hacking into scanning devices call the results into question. We'll know a lot better after a few days."The recount will take place in two large conference rooms on the third floor of the City-County Building". Similar scenes are playing out across the state Thursday as the recount requested by Green Party candidate ...
If you're a fan of horseracing and you want to support local, Ontario sired horses, go to Mohawk. Meanwhile, Michelle kicked off the holiday season on Tuesday unveiling this year's White House holiday decorations and Christmas tree before military families.
A photo on the Newcastle Herald website shows the man's surfboard bitten in half, with a huge chunk taken out of the side. The shark was suspected to be a great white estimated at 3 meters (10 feet) long, the newspaper said. "He's quite happy ... considering what he's been through, but he's got pretty severe lacerations to his lower limbs, but he's in a stable condition", Graham Nickerson, from the Westpac Rescue Service, said, according to ABC News .
We have small kids in the family. Kohl's quickly sold out of the Apple Watch, and overall in-store traffic was "solid", CEO Kevin Mansell said. Two weeks before Thanksgiving, Miller was calling for volunteers on Facebook to help her gather up her Black Friday list during the sale.
The company earned $13.14 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $13.71 billion. The share price of Walt Disney Company (The) (NYSE:DIS) was down -0.55% during the last trading session, with a day high of 100.29. CSX Corporation (CSX ) recently recorded 2.9 percent change and now at $35.81 is 72.29 percent away from its 52-week low and down 1.76 percent versus its peak.
The airline cited weak demand as the primary reason for the move, which drop three daily round-trip flights between the USA and Cuba - going from 13 to 10 - beginning in mid-February, reports Bloomberg . And according to the U.S. Department of Transportation, airlines will complete as many as 500 flights to Havana by the end of 2016. Other travel industry experts predict other airlines will likely cut capacity in the short term and fares may tumble to stimulate the demand.
It would amount to the first production cut in eight years. When it comes to oil, Saudi Arabia, Opec's top producer, has fought to maintain its market share, while Iran has worked to protect its nascent comeback as a power broker in the cartel, a role it lost in the recent years under nuclear sanctions.
The Cuban delegation to UNESCO talks in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa dedicated the rumba's selection to longtime leader Fidel Castro, who died on Friday aged 90. This year's additions to the list also include the Mangal Shobhajatra festival in Bangladesh that celebrates the Bengali New Year. In 2001, UNESCO carried out a survey among states and NGOs to try to agree on a definition, and the Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage was drafted in 2003 for its ...
Because the season calls for it and because we've already reached peak fascination in President-Elect Donald Trump, we might as well find out what's on the menu for his Thanksgiving feast. "If it doesn't work out, we're no further along in the process than we are now". Mr. Trump, whose own "Make America Great Again" hats and other Trump-branded clothing items use materials not made in the USA, has called the intended closure of the Indianapolis factory "disgusting" and "un-American" over the ...