James Liang's plea agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) is based on his cooperation with its ongoing investigation. This could increase pressure on higher-ranking officials of the German automaker. Regulators discovered the devices - which permit the cars to emit up to 40 times more nitrogen oxide than is allowed under federal law - past year. While the company is facing serious financial penalties, one engineer with a crucial role in the plan has pleaded guilty to much more ...
While Rudd did not say whether she thinks this is likely, she did say: "It is a reminder that this is a two-way negotiation". Draft legislation for the new EU Travel Information and Authorisation System (Etias), based on the U.S. "Work permits certainly have value", she told the BBC on Sunday. Schelling told reporters on the sidelines of a European finance minister meeting in Bratislava that he was lobbying for a special meeting of European finance and economy ministers - or Ecofin - on ...
Turkey has also turned its attention to Kurdish rebel groups in the region, reaffirming its stance that all armed forces fighting on the border are "terrorists", including the US-backed Kurdish YPG militia. The Turkish leader adds that he said Turkish and US military officials could meet to discuss the issue. He said more would return gradually. "We did so in Jarablus, and are still doing so", the Turkish leader said, adding that a joint plan of action with the USA had been worked out past ...
Clinton had a medical examination when she got back to her home in Chappaqua, New York , according to a campaign aide. Several hours later, her campaign revealed she had been diagnosed with pneumonia on Friday and advised to rest. Meanwhile, an NBC News/Wall Street Journal/Marist poll which also released on Sunday said Clinton and Trump are deadlocked in four battleground states - Arizona, Georgia, Nevada and New Hampshire.
China had scuttled New Delhi's bid at the Plenary Session of NSG in June. On September 1, army chief General Raheel Sharif told Indian prime minister and its top spy agency Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) that Pakistan's borders were completely secure and that the country understood the conspiracies being hatched against it well.
The billionaire has outsourced virtually his entire early voting operation, battleground state staffing and get-out-the-vote organization to the Republican National Committee. Presidential campaigns are usually compared to horse races, but if you've ever been to the track, you know that the best thing about horse races is that they're short and meaningless.
The landmark deal, reached after marathon talks in Geneva Friday, could also lead to the first joint military operations by Moscow and Washington against extremists. Rebel factions in Syria expressed deep reservations on Sunday about the terms of a U.S. In 2014, the United Nations said it would no more be updating its official death toll for Syria .
The bill would then be ready for "immediate" introduction if it becomes clear that there was voter support for Scottish independence, Sturgeon said, without giving a timeframe. Scottish Tory leader Ruth Davidson said the country did not want to hear "more tub-thumping on independence" from the first minister. She said independence would provide "an alternative to just hoping for the best at Westminster", although she admitted it would present "its own challenges and complexities".
And in 1998 the Labour government banned any new selective schools from being established. The reintroduction of grammars comes after the Tories wanted to make every school an academy school, which followed on from the "free school" wheeze which allows any Tom, Dick or Harry to open a school founded on whatever religious or social fetish they're into.
The remarks were met with laughter from the crowd at the LGBT for Hillary Gala, where Ms Clinton went on to describe said "deplorables" as "racist, sexist, homophobic, xenophobic, Islamaphobic. Although Clinton has accused Trump of racism before, she has never explicitly called him a racist. He says she's smeared many Americans and will pay a heavy political price.
According to the terms of a deal brokered by the United States and Russian Federation, sundown marked the start of a temporary ceasefire. However, Rudskoi also stressed that Russian Federation would "continue to carry out strikes against terrorist targets" which includes Fateh al-Sham, formerly known as the al-Qaeda linked Nusra Front and the Islamic State group targets.
President Pranab Mukherjee has directed Jyoti Prasad Rajkhowa to step down and has appointed Meghalaya Governor V. Shanmuganathan to discharge the function. His removal came after the Supreme Court's recent observations against him over dismissal of the Congress government in the state. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh had met the President last week on this issue.
Ms Friedman first saw Eisenstaedt's photograph in a book in the 1960s and although she contacted Life the magazine was not interested. While there have been many claims over the identity of the nurse in the photograph, author Lawrence Verria claimed to have proven that Friedman, along with sailor George Mendonsa, were the people in the iconic image taken in NY as crowds celebrated VJ Day.
While the former secretary of state later emerged from her daughter's nearby apartment, saying she was "feeling great", the episode focused attention on Clinton's health with eight weeks remaining in a contentious election in which Republican rival Donald Trump has sought to sow doubt about her health and fitness to serve.
The two presidents are in the Laotian capital along with other regional leaders for the ASEAN Summit. On his last day in Asia, Obama met with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, whose help Obama is seeking to galvanize further action on climate change, especially among developing countries.
Winston threw the deep ball well on several occasions in Sunday's game, most notably on touchdown passes of 30 yards to Austin Seferian-Jenkins and 45 yards to Mike Evans . "We played as a team, helping each other, played a good game and got out of here". He racked up 95 yards on 5 catches, and showcased his improved hands that were so heavily advertised during the offseason.
Lucie County Sheriff's Office was expected to hold a press conference later this morning to provide more details about the incident. "The Sheriff's Office is actively investigating this as an arson", the sheriff's office said on its Facebook page .
Home ministry officials said Rajanth Singh held a telephonic conversation with Tamil Nadu'sJ. Each state demands the release of more water from the two dams on the Cauvery River in Karnataka; Tamil Nadu representatives say water is needed to save its rice crop, while Karnataka says its four reservoirs stand half empty because of a weak monsoon season.
As well as bringing a temporary end to the fighting, it aims to provide crucial aid to hundreds of thousands of desperate civilians. But in Aleppo, the northern city that has emerged as the epicenter of the fighting, opposition media activist Mahmoud Raslan said government helicopters dropped crude barrel bombs on a contested neighborhood.
The ceasefire offers hope for at least a temporary respite in the violence, and an opportunity for the delivery of much-needed humanitarian relief for the hundreds of thousands of Syrians. Moscow and Washington back opposite sides in the conflict. The capture of Daraya, a few kilometers from Damascus, has helped the government secure important areas to the southwest of the capital near an air base.
The influx of rebel fighters from volatile neighbours is a sensitive theme in Congo, where the flow of Hutu militiamen from neighbouring Rwanda after its 1994 genocide helped trigger years of regional conflict in eastern Congo that killed millions.
For Moscow, a key point is having the USA convince rebel forces to disassociate themselves from Nusra Front , which renamed itself Jabhat Fateh al Sham in July. "It will only serve to reinforce the regime and surround the revolution militarily", he said. "The people can not accept half-solutions", the group's deputy leader Ali al-Omar said in the YouTube video to mark the start of the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha on Monday.
South Korea's defense ministry said that North Korea is ready to conduct another nuclear test on the Punggye-ri nuclear site on the country's northeastern region. The United States is reportedly planning to fly one of its bombers over South Korea tomorrow in a show of force against the North following Friday's fifth nuclear test.
Hundreds of security personnel and thousands of PKK militants have been killed since hostilities resumed last summer following a 2 ½-year cease-fire. It said it supported Turkey's right to defend itself against terrorism but noted the importance of respect for due process and the right to peaceful protest.
Around 8.7 million more have been displaced internally and a ceasefire is the only hope for many, who see no end to ongoing violence. The airstrikes landed in the rebel-held areas of Idlib in the northwest and Aleppo in the north of the country, according to the monitoring group Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
Mrs Clinton has cancelled a trip to California on doctors' advice. Bardack said in a statement that Secretary Clinton was being urged to modify her campaign schedule after becoming overheated and dehydrated during the September 11 Commemoration Ceremony.
It is the second attempt this year by Moscow and Washington to halt the five-year-long civil war. For the agreement to work, Kerry said Assad's government must allow aid deliveries to besieged areas. In Geneva, the United Nations envoy for Syria said his office would monitor the start of the cease-fire "carefully, before making any hurried comments".
If the exit polls are borne out in official results, the first of which will be released later on Sunday, it may give a chance for HDZ to return to government after its previous coalition with Bridge imploded in June after just six months in power.
The poll says Trump leads with Florida men 48 percent to Clinton's 39 percent, but Clinton has no advantage with Florida women: She and Trump are deadlocked at 44 percent each. The Fox interview also gave Trump his first opportunity to respond directly to Clinton's comments at a fundraiser that half his supporters are a "basket of deplorables.
But the later emergence of video showing her wobbly, staggering and stumbling before being helped into her black van conjured up the kind of image, played over and over on television, that campaign strategists dread. Clinton later said she regretted applying that description to "half" of Trump's backers, but stuck by her assertion that the he has given a platform to "hateful views and voices".
The ban also includes indirect criticism of the government, according to The Independent . Mass meetings organised by central government authorities have been used to issue the warnings. That expression became commonly used because people in the country were shocked that Kim Jong Un didn't attend celebrations held in Russian Federation and China to mark the end of the Second World War, the source said.
Even top government officials were threatened they will "not be forgiven" if they were overheard being sarcastic. Sources say that this began at the end of August, in mass meetings organized by government authorities, across the isolated one-party state.
First, does Trump agree with Putin's recent comment that the hacking of the Democratic National Committee was a "public service"? "They don't buy everything he says, but he seems to hold out some hope that their lives will be different", Clinton explained.
Forecasters predict temperatures on Tuesday will reach up to 32C in the South East, while an above-average 20C-21C is expected in Scotland. Britain's hottest September day in more than 50 years is predicted this week, with the UK's Indian summer set to continue.
The AfD began as a scholarly protest party focused on economic policy, but has been transformed into a populist anti-immigration movement. "Merkel's catastrophic refugee policy always plays a role", AfD's co-chairwoman Frauke Petry told broadcaster ZDF.