The trial against Menendez , a Democrat, was the first in 36 years to involve a sitting senator facing federal bribery charges, the most serious of which carries a 20-year maximum prison sentence. "We have each tried to look at this case from different viewpoints, but still feel strongly in our positions", the jurors said, adding that they were "not willing to move away from our strong convictions".
Cavusoglu said that he does not believe that he had violated U.S. sanctions on Iran . Media reports last week said US special prosecutor Robert Mueller is investigating whether Turkish officials discussed paying former national security adviser Michael Flynn $15 million to secure the release of Zarrab as well as the deportation of Fethullah Gulen, a Muslim cleric residing in the United States who Erdogan has accused to engineering a failed coup against him past year.
Iranian state TV said thousands of survivors had spent another night in makeshift camps or in the open. The apartment complexes sit next to lush pastures in the almost entirely Kurdish province of Kermanshah, nestled in the Zagros Mountains along the border with Iraq.
A group of 14 have started a class-action lawsuit, and the student government at Algonquin College in Ottawa has spent $20,000 on radio and video ads urging their teachers to vote in favour of the final offer from the College Employer Council.
Franken released a statement after Tweeden published her account, saying, "I certainly don't remember the rehearsal for the skit in the same way, but I send my sincerest apologies to Leeann. I walked away. All I could think about was getting to a bathroom as fast as possible to rinse the taste of him out of my mouth. She said she focused on entertaining the troops and didn't speak up because she "didn't want to cause trouble".
In May 2017, 44% Indians said they would prefer Modi as prime minister, in a survey of 11,373 individuals at 584 locations in 146 parliamentary constituencies spread across 19 states by New Delhi-based political research organisation Centre for the Study of Developing Societies (CSDS).
The vehicle continues and then crashes into the home. The search for Michael Huggins had been focused in his hometown of Bridgeton, Cumberland County, and it was not immediately known how police came to find him Atlantic City. Nearby Stockton University warned students to lock vehicle doors, stay around populated areas and not to open the door for anyone they don't recognize, as the juveniles are still ar large and considered unsafe.
After the assessment, it came to light that he had exceeded the 15 degree level of tolerance as permitted according to the ICC regulations. The ICC today suspended Pakistan off-spinner Mohammad Hafeez from bowling in global cricket with immediate effect after an independent assessment found his action to be illegal.
In a Facebook post earlier Wednesday, Nehls had brought up the idea of a possible disorderly conduct charge against the driver. The truck's driver reportedly turned out to be Karen Fonseca , 46, a former employee of Nehls' department at the county jail.
The Old Vic Theatre on the Cut in London on November 2, 2017. The theater said that despite processes being in place for reporting such issues, people did not feel able to raise concerns. We hope this goes some way towards providing a support structure for those affected, together with the knowledge that the testimonies they have shared will help inform the way forward at The Old Vic and in the wider industry.
The detective was taken to the University of Maryland Medical Center, where he was on life support in the intensive care unit, police and hospital officials said Wednesday night. Officers cordoned off streets and combed alleyways as they searched for a shooter. So far this year, the city of less than 620,000 inhabitants has seen over 300 homicides.
The CNRP, which did not send any lawyers to the trial, had refuted the accusation as politically motivated. Rights groups have criticised the case, which comes ahead of elections in 2018. He also said he was sure the party would be dissolved, adding "I dare to bet my life on this happening". The decision is the latest in a series of moves against the CNRP.
Athanasiou opened the scoring when his cross-crease pass was deflected by Flames defenseman T.J. Brodie through the legs of Calgary goalie Eddie Lack just 5:35 into the game. Jimmy Howard turned aside 26 shots in the win. Tkachuk got five and a game for spearing, while Witkowski, Travis Hamonic , and Anthony Mantha were also tossed from the game.
According to reports, by paying the huge debt Britain is trying to improve bilateral relations with Iran seeking to free Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, an Iranian-British project manager with the Thomson Reuters Foundation, who was sentenced to five years in Iran over alleged espionage and plotting to oust the clerical establishment.
The Ayodhya decision should be taken mutually, he said. Earlier, the BJP's firebrand leader had said Masjid can be built anywhere but not on Ram Janmabhoomi. The spiritual leader, however, stated that he had no proposal yet to discuss with the stakeholders. New Delhi, Nov 16 (UNI) The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the Chhattisgarh Government to produce the original file in connection with the purchasing of Augusta Westland helicopters within a week's time, after hearing a PIL which ...
On Thursday , we'll be swinging in a warmer direction. Friday night looks mild and breezy with temperatures holding steady in the 60s until a front arrives near sunrise. We will be in the upper 40s to near 50 by Sunday morning. Chilly temperatures continue, with a low temperature of 37 degrees. The handsome finish to the day also came with the warmest readings in 10 days as temperatures warmed into the low to mid 60s.
This development was also confirmed by an official with the US Fish and Wildlife Service to the ABC News . A few years ago, under the Obama administration, the U.S. "100 elephants a day are already killed", the group said, adding that, "This will lead to more poaching". Hunting is a beloved sport for several members of the Trump administration , including the president's son, Donald Trump Jr.
Torrential rain of this type is uncommon in Greece, where poor infrastructure can leave citizens vulnerable to flooding. Ankara extended its "sincere condolences to the relatives of those who lost their lives as well as to the Greek people, and wish speedy recovery to the injured", it added.
Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte, ASEAN's rotating chairman this year, then confirmed that the organisation had agreed to start talks on the code of conduct. Vietnam has overlapping claims with China, and has become one of China's staunchest opponents as the Philippines shifts to a softer approach. The framework seeks to advance a 2002 Declaration of Conduct (DOC) of Parties in the South China Sea, which has mostly been ignored by claimant states, particularly China, which has built ...
Potentially, that could lead to a walkback of loot boxes in premium-priced games, as publishers will have to consider whether the cost of a gambling classification (and associated negative feedback) is worth the return. The problem in the opinion of commission director Peter Naessens is that you firstly don't know what you're buying, and this may then affect how well you can play the game.
An increase in burning coal in China, in particular, is likely responsible for much of the projected increase in carbon emissions . After being stable for three consecutive years, carbon dioxide emissions are up in 2017, reports an global team of scientists.
One of them was of a magnitude between 4.0 and 5.0; two between 3.0 and 4.0; and the 38 others between 2.0 and 3.0. The KMA urged residents to be cautious, since the aftershocks could continue. Students in South Korea. Lee made the remark during a visit to the situation room in Pohang overseeing recovery efforts, adding that the government will also take steps to designate the city as a disaster zone entitled to greater state subsidies and support as damage from the quake has been snowballing.
The South Korean government is planning to support the cooperation between South Korea and the ASEAN in terms of finance, too. November 13, 2017 (EIRNS)-Following a bilateral meeting today on the sidelines of the ASEAN forum in Manila with the Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang, South Korea's President Moon Jae-in, expressing hope their talks will further speed up the normalization of their ties, said "I believe we have created a chance to quickly normalize the countries' relationship ...
The failure of the final repeal effort, in which Collins was joined in opposition by fellow Republicans John McCain and Lisa Murkowski, was a stinging defeat for President Donald Trump and Republican congressional leaders eager to fulfill their campaign promise to scrap Obamacare.
Pope Francis accepts a Lamborghini presented by representatives of the Italian automaker at the Vatican on 15 November. Also present were a delegation of the Company's Management Board and two of the technicians who worked on building the vehicle.
Govt intends to make India a global manufacturing hub said Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He said 125 crore Indians are waiting to welcome the ASEAN leaders as the Chief Guests for the 2018 Republic Day. "I would like to assure you whatever the expectations are of the world, of the USA from India, India has always made efforts to fulfil those expectations and we will continue to do so in the future too", he said.
Mumbai: The makers of Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif starrer Tiger Zinda Hai unveiled a brand new still from the first song in " Swag se karenge Sabka swagat " on Wednesday. There is Katrina Kaif-Ranbir Kapoor relationship, that has made fun of. Shot in Morocco, Greece, Austria and Abu Dhabi, Tiger Zinda Hai will give you the best scenic experience.
They advanced from the group stage both times , but they could expect a kinder draw this time. The 32 teams will be divided into four pots based on their Federation Internationale de Football Association world rankings. No more than two European teams can be drawn into the same group, and no more than one team from any other region can be drawn into the same group. Peru have to win to qualify.
Psaki, who served as a spokeswoman for the State Department during the Obama administration, said she didn't think Trump left the impression in China that he and the USA were strong, saying he ignored issues like Chinese denial of market access.
Prime Minister Modi later visited the International Rice Research Institute in Los Banos, Philippines, earlier in the day, and inaugurated the Resilient Rice Field Laboratory, named after him. The prime minister said 36 "white industries" have been taken out from the requirement of environmental clearance. Modi is expected to hold bilateral meetings with Trump and Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte, reports have said.
However, the I-T officials have denied giving any confirmation above reports and have said that they will give detailed information of the raids only after completing the five-day search. "No one was questioned today". The places that were raided by the Income Tax officials included the residence of Sasikala's husband M. Natarajan, in Thanjavur, Kodanad Tea Estate belonging to late Tamil Nadu CM J.
Trump called his trip to Asia "tremendously successful". Secretary of State Rex Tillerson would attend the plenary session in his place, a senior White House official said. US President Donald Trump congratulated the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) for the liberation of Marawi City from local armed groups that pledged allegiance to the Islamic State (ISIS).
Hunters in Zone 3 of southeast Minnesota registered 12 percent fewer deer than past year. Firearm season for deer generates hunting's largest economic impact on the state with more than 90 percent of Michigan hunters pursuing deer each year, according to the Michigan Department of Natural Resources.
Alaska guests who have travel booked to Havana after that date will be rebooked on another airline at no additional cost or offered a full refund. The U.S. Alaska started the Los Angeles-Havana flight on January 5, 2017. The Trump administration's newly imposed restrictions on travel to Cuba were expected to have a chilling effect on USA tourism to the island nation, but maybe not so quickly.
The killing is the latest in a sting of murders to rock the area. Tampa Police released new video showing the suspect in the four Seminole Heights killings, which started in October 2017. "He was the sweetest person, never any problems", Ms Daniels said. However, investigators are treating Mr Felton's killing as if it's related to last month's 10-day spree where three people were murdered until it is ruled out otherwise.