He also played a video message from Trump, in which he spoke of unity between the U.S. and Israel to "stand up to the enemies like Iran". Netanyahu and Trump are friendly and ties are expected to improve. But he congratulated Trump on his win, saying that "the unique bond" between the two countries "will be strengthened". "We have no way of knowing if Trump the candidate and Trump the president will be the same person".
If Park turns her head away from the demand, Choo said, the Minjoo Party will have no choice but to get into a campaign to force the president to step down. Whatever transpires, the very personal nature of the scandal has severely undermined Park's ability to govern, turning her into the lamest of lame-duck leaders at a time of slowing economic growth, rising unemployment and elevated military tensions with North Korea.
For the last 15 years of her life, Reno toured the United States and gave speeches on justice-related topics, and served on the board of the Innocence Project, a nonprofit advocacy group that seeks to exonerate innocent convicts through DNA testing.
Clinton leads Trump by six points, same as before Federal Bureau of Investigation announcement - Reuters/Ipsos
In his first comments on the FBI's announcement that rocked the presidential campaign, Obama did not criticize Comey directly in his interview with NowThis News. In a race with just the major party candidates, Clinton has a seven-point lead over Trump, with 51 percent in favor compared with his 44 percent, in the final stretch ahead of the November 8 election.
The report has called for short-term emergency measures to drastically reduce the current level of air pollution and strict enforcement of top court's December 16 directions for effective control of toxic and unsafe air pollution. Particulate matters are key pollutants that can cause damage to lungs. Meanwhile, environmentalist Sunita Narain of the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) also petitioned Supreme Court on Delhi pollution.
Backed by U.S.ai. Twenty civilians were reportedly killed in overnight airstrikes by the US-led coalition in a village near the city Raqqa, the main ISIS stronghold in Syria. In Iraq, the USA -led coalition is working with the government in Baghdad, but Washington and its partners in Syria rely on a mixture of Arab and Kurdish opposition groups, some of which are bitter rivals.
According to #Brexit secretary David Davis, Article 50 cannot be triggered before an Act of Parliament have passed through both House of Lords and House of Commons, unless the government can overturn the High Court ruling that happened Thursday.
But Kennedy-Glans, the only other female candidate who'd been in the race, said her withdrawal had to do with the "conservative movement within the party". Both Kennedy-Glans and Jansen have criticized Kenney for busing in youth delegates at last weekend's convention to vote for members of the youth executive.
An AP photographer flew over the site that morning and also saw trucks parked near the pipeline covered in gray ash. Photographer Brynn Anderson said the blackened earth and a large area of charred trees are surrounded by other trees just beyond the burned area that are awash in fall colors, a stark contrast.
Spartanburg County Sheriff Chuck Wright said on Saturday night (local time) that Kohlhepp had admitted to killing four people at a motorcycle shop in 2003 and also led authorities to the site of two more bodies buried on his SC property.
In a note to clients Lawler wrote: " President Trump said his election would be bigger than Brexit - and as far as financial markets are concerned, that is already true". How exactly Trump would influence the British market is tricky to call. Japan's Nikkei 225 finished 5.4% lower, but the Hang Seng in Hong Kong and the Shanghai Composite - which closed later - lost 2.2% and 0.6% respectively.
If Trump does scrap NAFTA , Dawson said, industry groups that remained silent during the election would suddenly start roaring: "All of those folks are going to be lined up saying, 'Are you kidding me?" "The relationship between Canada and the United States is based on shared values and shared hopes and dreams and we will always work well together", the prime minister said in Ottawa.
Chairman PTI thanked Supreme Court for summoning PM Nawaz. Meanwhile, the government has taken elaborate measures to foil the protest and any effort to lockdown the capital as PTI chief Khan has threatened in several speeches. "We were attacked the same way Indian forces attack Kashmiris", said the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa chief minister. Rashed said that they want to get rid of Nawaz Sharif at any cost.
And while Trump tried to placate Israel with comments from his advisers promising things like moving the embassy to Jerusalem , he never formally abandoned the idea of trying to broker a peace between the two sides, meaning that the Israeli far-right is unrealistic in expecting Trump to spell the end of the peace process outright, and moreover that the Palestinians have room to hope for another push toward a deal.
One officer was killed and another was wounded in western Pennsylvania, and the search is underway for a suspect, CBS Pittsburgh reports . Police and SWAT teams have been seen near at least two homes in the borough about 20 miles southwest of Pittsburgh.
The damages order came after a Charlottesville, Virginia, jury on Friday found the magazine, its parent company Wenner Media and Sabrina Rubin Erdely, the author of the article, liable for defamation . Jurors concluded Friday that the magazine, its publisher and a reporter defamed Eramo in the article. Eramo testified during the trial that after the article published, she faced threats, lost her ability to pursue her life's work as a sexual assault prevention advocate, and took a major hit to ...
Gold miners were the only drag on the ASX as investors sold out of the safe-haven metal as confidence came back to the market . China's stocks closed lower with benchmark Shanghai Composite Index down 0.62 per cent at 3,128.37. Kathleen Brooks, an analyst at City Index, said markets were calming down after the initial shock. United States 10-year yields had fallen by more than a dozen basis points but are now off just 1bp to 1.85 per cent, a recovery which Mr Ostwald said reflected ...
Forensics experts search for evidence outside the French Embassy, where unidentified attackers threw an explosive device which caused a small blast, in Athens, Greece , November 10, 2016. Government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos condemned the attack, insisting that "friendly relations between Greece and France can not be influenced in the least by such terrorist acts".
In an effort to restore public trust, Park has reshuffled her senior ministers and advisers, and nominated a new prime minister from outside her conservative Saenuri Party. A new Gallup poll of voter opinion shows the president has plunged to an anemic five percent approval rating. But opposition parties had vowed to block her nominee on the grounds they were not properly consulted.
There were no casualties, either of BSF men or civilians in the firing. The attack comes a day after India and Pakistan traded accusations that each had killed civilians in cross-border shelling in the Kashmir region, which is claimed in its entirety by both countries but controlled in part by each.
The investigation is also targeting companies - including Samsung and SK - that offered donations to foundations favoured by Choi. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). Anger has exploded in the days since, with media reports claiming the influence Choi had on Park went much deeper. Choi is the first person formally arrested in connection with the scandal.
A veteran, Duckworth said that veterans issues will form the basis of her legislative priorities in the Senate. Duckworth called the ads false. WATCH: TAMMY DUCKWORTH RALLIES SUPPORTERSKirk was seeking a second term and had been identified as one of the U.S.
A lot of Americans have taken to the internet and searching for ways to emigrate after the election results. This, in short, is the story of blue America's post-election grief, as told through Google searches. According to Twitter trend tracker Trendsmap NZ, "terrifying" is now trending in New Zealand. Google Trends reported that the top 'How did.?' queries searched Wednesday were 'How did Trump win?, 'How did this happen?,' and 'How did Clinton lose?' The results have once again ...
Law enforcement officials say Liverpool previously claimed to police she had shoved another person in front of an oncoming train at Union Square station on October 19. "We have a lot of work to...we are looking at videos now and we're trying to capture the perpetrator and also the victim as they're entering into the train station." Liverpool-Turner, from Queens, is reported to have a history of bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.
A top Chinese police official has been elected head of Interpol as Beijing pushes for former officials and other corruption suspects to be returned from overseas. During his speech, Meng promised to work together with all member states of Interpol to build the worldwide group into a stronger platform for global police cooperation.
A few hours from now, the curtain will fall on US President Barack Obama and he will pass the baton to a new leader. He also makes an explicit pitch to Michigan's auto workers that Trump doesn't care about their future. "All that progress goes down the drain if we don't win tomorrow", Obama said at an election rally in MI yesterday, which has voted for a Democrats over the past few decades, but appears to have leaned towards the Republicans this time .
In Oakland, California, protesters lit fires in the street and stood around them chanting, news reports said. The demonstrations followed a night of protests around the San Francisco Bay Area and elsewhere in the country in response to Mr Trump's political upset.
His alleged role in those killings was uncovered, authorities said, after the woman was found last week in a locked metal container on Kohlhepp's property in rural Woodruff. Todd Christopher Kohlhepp was denied bond in the Spartanburg County courtroom Sunday. Last week, authorities also discovered the body of a man, later identified as Brown's boyfriend, Charles Carver , on Kohlhepp's property.
In an interpretation of Hong Kong's Basic Law issued on Monday, China's National People's Congress ruled that two lawmakers who failed to properly deliver their oaths of office last month would be barred from serving in the local legislature.
India on Wednesday summoned Pakistan Deputy High Commissioner Syed Hyder Shah to express its strong concern over the continued violations of ceasefire along the International Border and the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir . In Sopore, meanwhile, two terrorists were killed in an operation, which is still on. It believes Pakistan is unfairly retaliating for the expulsion of one its staffers in New Delhi for espionage.
Amnesty International said on Thursday that Iraqi government forces tortured and killed villagers south of Mosul, the first such report of alleged rights abuse in a USA -backed campaign to retake the city from Islamic State . The Iraqi Security Forces officers were kidnapped in several separate attacks between November 1st and 4th. Another bomb-rigged mass grave was discovered in the Sinjar area west of Mosul previous year.
And Trump has attacked Mexico from Day 1 of his campaign. "Traders have so many questions, but have so few answers and this is the flawless breeding ground for increased volatility..." On Wall Street , health care sector companies led the gainers, surging 2.9 percent.
While the billionaire businessman's triumph was welcomed in some countries, others saw it as a big shock, as governments will now have to deal with a man who has cozied up to Russian President Vladimir Putin , told North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies they would have to pay for their own protection and vowed to make the Mexican government pay for a multibillion-dollar border wall.
At issue was an effort by the Colorado Democratic Party to keep the polls open later to accommodate a voter registration disruption during voting earlier in the day. MEDIA: Voter registration system went down 29 minutes, 2:47 p.m.to 3:16 p.m. California has been reliably Democratic in presidential elections for years, while once-Republican Colorado has been moving in the direction of the Democrats.
President Ashraf Ghani said he would host a function in her honor upon her arrival in Kabul . The case has drawn global criticism of the Pakistani authorities for their treatment of Ms Gula, 44, a widow with four children, and other Afghans whom Islamabad says will be expelled as illegal immigrants.