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Michelle Obama Talks Life After The White House With Jimmy Kimmel

When Kimmel pressed her more, asking if a similar situation had ever arisen in the Obama White House, she put it bluntly, "Not once". "I've never eaten a vegetable". Elsewhere on The Ellen Show , while the former First Lady tried to sign copies of her book at Costco , Ellen was being... well Ellen. "That's insane to me", Kimmel said.

Kevin McCarthy elected House minority leader

Ryan said. They installed Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming as House Republican Conference chairman, as her father, former Vice President Dick Cheney, sporting a cowboy hat, looked on. Senate Democrats also maintained their basic leadership, with Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer of NY winning another term after limiting his party's losses last week.

White House told to return CNN reporter's pass

Acosta said outside the courthouse: "I want to thank all of my colleagues in the press who supported us this week". This was also granted on a limited basis and was not on First Amendment ground, but the Fifth Amendment's right to due process.

Couple, homeless man charged with faking story that earned $400K in donations

In a stunning turn, a New Jersey couple and a homeless who hit headlines over a viral GoFundMe campaign are now all facing charges, according to WCAU . Coffina said that by March 2018, the couple spent the vast majority of the donated money on a auto, vacations, a number of handbags and casino visits.

More lake effect snow coming this week

Flash flooding will be possible in urban and low lying areas. It will be chilly on Monday with highs only in the mid-to-upper-40s. The wintry mix will continue Friday with mostly cloudy skies and a high near 39 degrees. For now, ice, rain and snow are all in play, resulting in some POSSIBLE travel issues. Western counties will be just a tad warmer, with a few locations seeing highs in the lower 50's.

North Korea says US-South Korea drills violate inter-Korean military treaty

Last week, North Korea called off a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in NY, and state media said on Monday the resumption of some small-scale military drills by South Korea and the United States violated a recent agreement aimed at lowering tensions on the Korean peninsula.

Trump Team Tapped Matt Whitaker Last Year

Brenna Bird, a county prosecutor in Iowa who worked at Whitaker's former law firm, said Whitaker, along with Sessions, briefed the president "several times" and that Whitaker has gained Trump's trust. "I know Matt Whitaker ". Trump has brushed off those concerns, saying Friday, "This only comes because anybody that works for me, they do a number on them".

Trump has ignored the forum for peace in Paris

But Mr. Trump , a leader who has proudly declared himself a "nationalist" and advocated an "America First" approach, stood out at a memorial ceremony that focused on worldwide cooperation. But nationalism has also been associated with movements that led to Word War I and Word War II, including Adolf Hitler and Nazism's German nationalism.

California wildfires: Number of missing people rises to 228

That blaze virtually burned the town of Paradise to the ground, destroying thousands of homes and structures. Many bodies recovered from the Camp Fire were found inside or near homes or in vehicles, officials said. "I still haven't heard anything", said Laurie Teague, who was looking for her 80-year-old stepfather, Herb Alderman. On Sunday, officials confirmed that two deaths in Malibu were related to the Woolsey Fire, bringing the statewide death toll to 31.

Trump Cancels Visit to American World War I Cemetary Due to 'Weather'

French President Emmanuel Macron's suggestion for a joint European army is " very insulting ", Donald Trump said on Friday (Nov 9) on arriving in Paris for ceremonies to mark the end of World War 1 . According to a French official who briefed reporters, the two presidents emerged from their hour-long meeting aligned on security matters after Macron explained his proposals.

Boeing Jet Crash-Lands At Guyana Airport, 6 Injured: Minister

In July 2011, a Boeing 737-800 aircraft belonging to Trinidad-based Caribbean Airlines crashed at Cheddi Jagan after landing too far down the runway and running out of braking space, injuring several people. As such, preparations were made for an emergency landing but the Pilot was unable to get the aircraft to an absolute stop before the end of the runway.

Dennis Hof, Recently Deceased Brother Owner, Wins Nevada Election

Officials are still waiting to determine Hof's cause of death. As for his death, Hof may have literally partied himself to death, as he was found dead in a brothel on October 16, 2018, after celebrating his 72 birthday for four days straight.

US, S. Korea resume military drills ahead of talks with North

In Washington last week, South Korea's defence minister said the two countries would decide by December on major joint military exercises for 2019. The living conditions of North Koreans have deteriorated since the isolated state allocated huge sums of money to developing nuclear weapons and testing long-range missiles, prompting unprecedented USA sanctions.

Boeing to issue safety advice on 737 MAX after Indonesia crash

Data from the black box of the Lion Air 737 Max that fell into the sea with 189 people onboard has confirmed there was an issue with the plane's airspeed indicator. Ony Soerjo Wibowo assessed that a commercial aircraft could indeed experience technical failures despite having gone through periodic checks as the Lion Air crash suggests.

Florida Passes Amendment Restoring Voting Rights to 1.5 Million Felons

For years, the vast majority of disenfranchised felons were non-violent offenders who served their sentences, but were still unable to vote. Floridians voted on Tuesday to pass Amendment 4, which restores the right to vote for convicted felons who have already finished serving their full sentence and who were not convicted of either murder or sexual crimes.

GOP chairman refers Kavanaugh accuser for criminal probe

Kavanaugh was narrowly confirmed to the Supreme Court by a vote of 50-48 on October 6 after a contentious political event unfolded on Capitol Hill the likes of which had not been seen before. Such acts are not only unfair; they are potentially illegal. "It is illegal to obstruct Committee investigations". President Trump seized on the report Saturday, calling her "a vicious accuser".

Sri Lanka Tamils push parliament to end crisis

The president's move has plunged the country into a constitutional crisis with Wickremesinghe claiming he is still the prime minister. The UN chief offered assistance in facilitating a dialogue with all the parties to resolve the situation.

Trump threatens to shoot migrants who throw stones at US military

I would like to remind President Trump that USA law states very clearly that it does not matter where or how people seeking safe haven enter the country - they are allowed to apply for asylum. We will NOT let these Caravans, which are also made up of some very bad thugs and gang members, into the US. Trump's speech in the Roosevelt Room is his latest attempt to make immigration the central issue for Republicans in Tuesday's midterm elections .

Lion Air plane plunges into sea with 189 people on board

Pilots use Pan-Pan calls to flag urgent situations. "Pan-Pan" is one step down from "Mayday", which signals severe distress. A relative of passengers prays as she and others wait for news on a Lion Air plane that crashed off Java Island at Depati Amir Airport in Pangkal Pinang, Indonesia Monday, Oct.

Oprah has ruled out running for US President

Asked whether she is planning on voting for Abrams, the woman said yes - and that she has an early voting plan. Some have even started calling Atlanta " The Hollywood of the South " and " Y'allywood ". The competing scenes - from the candidates, to the audiences, to the headliner guests - underscore the choice Georgia voters face Tuesday in one of the nation's premier midterm matchups.