The special election to fill the seat vacated by Tom Price in Georgia's sixth district has gotten more than its fair share of attention from news media, and it's easy to see why. " Bob Gray has increased by one point up to 17%, while fellow Republican Karen Handel has decreased by a point, to 15%, but the difference between them is statistically insignificant".
New measures aimed at the housing market in the GTA could come as soon as April 27, when Mr. Sousa tables his next provincial budget. "We've all been meeting with experts and it's more important that we should be sitting with people who understand, to the extent that anyone does, the housing market and what's driving prices up in this way that's created a lot of fear", Tory said.
It is a sharp U-turn for May, who has repeatedly told media since she became Prime Minister last year that no general election would be held until 2020, as general elections are held in the United Kingdom every five years. Leader of the Liberal Democrats , the second-largest opposition party in Britain, also said he looked forward to fighting the parliamentary election.
Trump, who was spending Easter weekend at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, was likely responding to coverage of Saturday's Tax Day protests, which brought out droves of people in cities around the country including New York, Washington , D.C.
Reporter: 50 years ago, she was the only one. The Boston Marathon results website did not note anyone from Cary who finished the race. It was also the fourth fastest marathon an American woman has ever run. She persevered and finished the race, and she's since been on a mission to create opportunities and equal sport status for women. Kathrine Switzer may have just crossed the finish line but she's already focused on the road ahead.
Before Pence's arrival, Aso told reporters the talks were meant to provide, "not friction, but cooperation". Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said Beijing wanted to resume the multi-party negotiations that ended in a stalemate in 2009 and suggested that US plans to deploy a missile defense system in South Korea were damaging its relations with China.
Although the report did not signal a major shift in Washington's own currency policy, it is likely Trump will try to use the issue as a bargaining chip in negotiations with other countries. "The best way to get China to cooperate with North Korea, is to be tough on them with trade, which is the number one thing Chinas government cares about", he said.
Our trademark is to try to score goals. Monaco may not have been directly targeted in the attack but the events and subsequent postponement were still hard to deal with for Leonardo Jardim and his young side, who saw teenage prodigy Kylian Mbappé score twice in the first leg.
Putin said that the USA missile attacks were an "unacceptable move" which strengthens the terrorists. Asked by reporters what the future holds for Turkish-Russian ties after Ankara welcomed US missile strikes against a Syrian regime airbase last week - the opposite of Moscow's reaction - Mevlut Cavusoglu said, Turkey "does not have to take a side between Russia and the U.S".
Neither was able to determine immediately what kind of missile was being tested. Another missile test from Sinpo failed earlier this month, when the rocket spun out of control and plunged into the ocean. South Korea's military did not provide any further details, saying it was analyzing the launch. The as yet unidentified missile exploded on launch from a base in Sinpo, a city on the country's east coast, on Sunday, US military officials said.
The U.S.is looking into whether Russian Federation had any role in a deadly chemical attack in Syria , a senior defense official said Friday. Advisers said he was outraged by heartbreaking images of young children who were among the dozens killed in the chemical attack and ordered his national security team to swiftly prepare military options.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Sunday blamed Russia's inaction for helping fuel a deadly poison gas attack against Syrian civilians last week, saying Moscow failed to carry out a 2013 agreement to secure and destroy chemical weapons in Syria .
In this enlarged crop of a Saturday, April 15, 2017, photo distributed by the North Korean government, the logo of Sinotruk, a Chinese company, is seen on a truck carrying Polaris submarine launched ballistic missiles (SLBM) during a parade to celebrate the 105th birth anniversary of Kim Il Sung, the country's late founder, in Pyongyang, North Korea.
Chief Justice John Roberts welcomed Gorsuch and wished him a " long and happy career in our common calling ". Gorsuch laughed and flashed a quick smile as Justice Sonia Sotomayor, sitting beside him on the far-right side of the bench, whispered something in his ear.
Each egg was filled with candy and small prizes, and these kids were also very quick to scoop up these eggs. Different age-group egg patches were roped off, with easter eggs hidden throughout the grass, bushes and trees, offering tantalising glints of foil to children ready to pounce.
Echoing the remarks of US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on North Korea last month, Pence said the "era of strategic patience is over". Ahead of Pence's arrival, North Korea's vice foreign minister told The Associated Press in an interview that Trump was the culprit of escalating tensions through his tweets and expansion of military exercises, arguing that the USA was becoming "more vicious and more aggressive" under Trump compared to his predecessor.
There is speculation that Mrs May could call a snap general election , although Downing Street has always denied she will call a vote before the next scheduled poll in 2020. " General Election campaigns rarely change the underlying fundamentals, so I would expect a Conservative majority in excess of 150 seats and Labour reduced to less than 200 MPs" he adds "Only the Lib Dem vote could upset the apple cart and that depends on the election turning into a re-run of the referendum".
Pence said the administration wanted to persuade North Korea to abandon its nuclear weapons "through peaceful means" but repeated the warning that "all options are on the table". Trump tweeted on Sunday. Critics have accused Ahn of lacking principles on national security, saying he reversed his position to accept the deployment of a US missile defense system in South Korea.
It test-fired a missile on Sunday that exploded within seconds of launch, following a grand military parade on Saturday. "It is pointless for them to try to develop nuclear weapons, because if they ever used them it would mean the end of their country", Bill Clinton said during a 1993 visit to the Korean Demilitarized Zone, standing closer to the North Korean border than any U.S.
Officials in northern France say an operation to shelter more than 1,000 migrants has ended, five days after the camp they were staying in outside the port city of Dunkirk burned down. Eight migrants died, including a pregnant woman. MOAS also recovered seven bodies, including that of an 8-year-old boy. Sami said the weekend's work had a frenetic pace, to the point where some humanitarian agents involved in the rescues worked for 40 hours straight.
The students, who were reportedly standing behind Smith when she was shot, were not the intended targets, according to police. Anderson came to her classroom, where she taught first to fourth graders, and without a word, shot her to death before turning the gun on himself.
May said this was a one-off chance to get an election done while the European Union was agreeing on its negotiating position. In another twist, Downing Street's Director of Communications, Katie Perrior, quit: "Always said I wouldn't stay past an election".
The decision came after the National Security Council recommended its extension, Kurtulmus told a news conference in the capital, Ankara . The Turkish government on April 17 made a decision to extend a state of emergency for another three months upon the recommendation of the National Security Board (MGK), a day after a key referendum overhauling Turkey's governance system was narrowly approved.
To date, April's live YouTube channel has received more than 232 million live views and racked up 7.6 billion minutes of live watch-time total. Animal Adventure Park , where April lives, later revealed on Instagram the baby giraffe is a boy.
Police responded to a 911 call of a sighting of a person's body floating in the river. Authorities in NY have discovered the body of Sheila Abdus-Salaam, an African-American woman, floating in the Hudson River . She was fully clothed and had no signs of trauma on her body or any evidence of foul play. In 2013, the 65-year-old was appointed to the state's Court of Appeals by Governor Andrew Cuomo .
House of Representatives vacated when Trump named Tom Price to be secretary of health and human services. One thing is for sure - Ossoff faces a tough road as a Democratic candidate in Georgia , and it will be very interesting to see how the race turns out, as it could have wide-reaching effects on elections to come.
May's Conservatives, who were split on the issue of European Union membership ahead of last year's referendum, are now far ahead of Labour, the main opposition party, according to opinion polls. May's office says she will speak at 11:15 a.m. (1015GMT) Tuesday, after the weekly meeting of her Cabinet. Many are calling for those aged under 25 to use their chance to vote and make a difference, especially after many young voters did not participate in the European Union referendum last June but ...
This is 3.6% above February's revised rate of 1.22 million and 17% above last year's 1.08 million. This brings the amount of construction in larger, multi-unit buildings back up to what it has been in recent months. The majority of those new homes, about 819,000, were single-family residences. In terms of starts, both single-family and multifamily construction saw a decline.
The migrants, many from Nigeria and Senegal with some from Bangladesh, are among an estimated 20,000 held by criminal gangs in irregular detention centres in Libya , the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) said. Both Frontex and a Sicilian prosecutor have said NGOs should not be working so close to Libya because they make it too easy for migrants to come to Europe, adding that some NGOs may be in contact with smugglers.
Under Iranian law, he became eligible to run again after four years out of office, but he remains a polarizing figure, even among fellow hard-liners. More than 860 candidates have been registered so far. But despite months of talks, hardliners have been unable to unite behind a single candidate and Khamenei appears to have not yet intervened to make them do so.
Every president since Richard Nixon has released their tax returns, despite that automatic audit. He began citing the ongoing audit as a reason not to release them in early 2016. In January, senior aide Kellyanne Conway said the president would not be releasing his tax records , because " people didn't care ". Asked if the president would ask the IRS to comment on the audit to prove it exists and provide a timeline for its completion, Spicer dodged.
Geopolitical tensions on the Korean Peninsula have been heating up of late, with North Korea attempting a missile launch on Sunday while Pence was on a flight to South Korea to kick off his four-nation tour of Asia. The last time Wu visited Pyongyang, in early February previous year, his job was to urge restraint after North Korea announced a plan to put a satellite into orbit with a long-range rocket.
Shuaibu, 53, a journalist and former staff of the News Agency of Nigeria was picked up by police on Monday and charged with robbery and attempted robbery for the crimes committed during his two-month spree. Police were waiting to arrest him at the UN's Foreign Press Centers on Monday. One of Shuaibu's colleagues at the Foreign Press Center said they are " all in shock right now ".
A worker puts the finishing touch on a "Golden Bridge of Silk Road" structure outside the National Convention Centre in Beijing , where the New Silk Road summit is to be held on May 14-15. When asked whether he thought Western countries remained suspicious of China's intentions behind the new Silk Road initiative, Wang said the summit was about economic cooperation and not political in nature.
Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams made a plea to Stephens, "Steve, if you're out there listening, call someone - whether it's a friend or family member or pastor - give them a call; they're waiting for you to call them". "I don't want that man to die, I want him brought to justice", one of his sons, Robby Miller, said. "And she said , 'Your father is dead'". She says he "wasn't harming anyone".